In Yerevan, the police detained the leader of the opposition and dispersed the protesters
Police arrested a leader of protests in Yerevan, opposition MP Nikol Pashinyan and used lethal weapons against demonstrators, reports RIA “Novosti”.
The opposition March was stopped in Yerevan’s Erebuni district, after which police used lethal weapons against demonstrators and stun grenades.
It is specified that at first the police detained noted, and then headed the protests Mikaelian. The clashes arrive cars “first aid”.
It is also reported that negotiations between Pashinyan and the Prime Minister of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan lasted three minutes and ended inconclusively. The Prime Minister said that the actions of the opposition — that’s blackmail, and advised him to return to the legal field.
Earlier, Prime Minister of Armenia called the condition for his resignation.