Pashinyan announced a campaign of total civil disobedience in Armenia
He called in the morning on Wednesday to block the airport and the railroad, to start a General strike.
Moscow. May 1. INTERFAX.RU the Leader of the protest movement, the leader of the opposition parliamentary faction “EFC” Nikol Pashinyan urged his supporters in the morning on Wednesday to go on strike and block all roads.
“Tomorrow from 08:15 blocked all highways, declared a total strike, blocked the airport, railway. Our movement can not be won. Tomorrow begins the all-out action of civil disobedience,” said Pashinyan at a mass meeting in Yerevan.
According to him, the ruling Armenian Republican party had hoped that after their decision to vote against the candidacy of the Prime Minister will begin the collision.
They wanted to provoke us. But no. It is a peaceful movement. Declare that negotiations with them can be carried out exclusively on one issue — about the political funeral of the Republican party.Nichol palisander the opposition
Earlier Tuesday, the Armenian Parliament has failed to elect in addition to the Prime Minister. His candidacy was the only one, but voted for it only 45 deputies, against — 56, as Pashinian refused to support the Republican party having a majority in Parliament.