The clashes at the rally in Yerevan hospitalized 46 people
Moscow. April 16. INTERFAX.RU — as a result of clashes of protesters against the candidacy of Serzh Sargsyan to the post of the Prime Minister of demonstrators and police in the center of Yerevan was hospitalized 46 people.
As the press service of the Ministry of health of Armenia, of which six were police officers.
“Some of the victims after outpatient care has been discharged. Have civilians mostly superficial wounds of the lower extremities. Injured police received a blunt and edged objects. One of the police officers operated, he cut a vein. Lives danger,” — said in the Ministry of health of the country.
The demonstrators gathered to protest against the nomination of Serzh Sargsyan as Prime Minister of Armenia. The police used tear gas, stun grenades.
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Currently, demonstrators protesting against the candidacy of Sargsyan, moved from the outskirts of Baghramyan Avenue in the area of France, where in recent days passed opposition meetings. As said the head of the protest movement, member of Parliament Nikol Pashinyan, they’re going to spend the night in the square.
Baghramyan Avenue continue to block police.