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Turkey deploying Syrian fighters to help ally Azerbaijan, two fighters say

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey is sending Syrian rebel fighters to support Azerbaijan in its escalating conflict with neighbouring Armenia, two Syrian rebels...

The convict on hunger strike sewed his mouth and cut his...

Tigran Badalyan, a 30-year-old prisoner who has been on a hunger and water strike for 18 days, took an extreme step yesterday....

“Rustam Badasyan turns a blind eye to the situation in penitentiaries․...

"This form of extrajudicial “justice”, which could beat and thrash unprotected people inside prisons, and then explanation that they are...

“The courts have no desire to reveal torture cases”

"This is another case when they try to cover up the torture case by hiding it under a wrong application of the...

Was proportional force used against the convicts or not? The monitoring...

Yesterday, the head of the Journalists for Human Rights NGO, human rights activist Zhanna Aleksanyan, alerted on her Facebook page that masked men had...

From Yeghegnadzor police to “Armavir” penitentiary. The tortured citizen went on...

The police departments of Armenia are triangles, where a person disappears from the sight of his/her relatives. We will not say anything...

“The court is trying to harm him”: 1.5 million bail for...

Artak Ayvazyan, a 43-year-old detainee, has not been able to see his disabled child for about 15 months. The court, presided over by Judge...

Lifers: To the light of freedom. The pardon commission does not...

On June 29, 2019, when the RA Law on Amendments and Addenda to the Penitentiary Code of the Republic of Armenia entered into force,...

Convicted brothers end 24-day-long hunger strike. “They have to justify them:...

Arman and Vagharshak Khostikyan, who have been on hunger strike for 24 days, stopped their hunger strike five days...

At the police station, they wrote that he, rotating his head,...

Citizens of Armenia who go through various criminal cases often do not have means to pay the bail set...