The government annulled the decision to build a “City of Children”

At today's session of the Government of Armenia it was decided to repeal Resolution 1818-A of the Government of the Republic of Armenia dated...

The right to protection of women’s rights remains a problem in...

The issue of protection of women's rights, from the prevention of violence against women and domestic violence to the under-representation of women...

A large-scale hacker attack on Forrights.am human rights website

Journalists for Human Rights NGO’s http://forrights.am website has been regularly subjected to DDoS attacks since December 12, which have left the site's...

Journalists for Human Rights NGO received five awards

Three journalists of the NGO “Journalists for Human Rights” received prizes as well as letters of gratitude from the Minister of Justice Rustam Badasyan...

“You don’t have a job, but you say he doesn’t work:”...

On August 1, 2018, the Yerevan District general jurisdiction Avan court made an unprecedented decision in the case of Artur Mkrtchyan, convicted to life...

Minister of Justice received relatives of convicts sentenced to life imprisonment

Minister of Justice Rustam Badasyan today received the mothers of Arthur Mkrtchyan, Ashot Kirakosyan, Artur Kocharyan and the brother of Arman Hovsepyan,...

Persons with mild mental retardation will no longer be drafted into...

At this week's cabinet meeting, the government approved a draft decision by the Ministry of Defense that would release people with behavioral...

Transgender stigma is not the biggest challenge of her life: One...

Lilit Martirosyan's speech during the parliamentary hearings on the national human rights agenda troubled Armenia. Protests were held against the members of...

Arrested Businessman’s Company Faces More Tax Penalties

The State Revenue Committee (SRC) said on Thursday that it will likely bring more tax evasion charges against Armenia’s leading food producing...

“We are in shock from this verdict.” Karen has been convicted...

Parents of Karen Ghazaryan, who have been captured in Azerbaijan under unclear circumstances and sentenced to 20 years by Gyanja's court lately, are in...