Protests In Yerevan Demanding PM Nikol Pashinyan’s Resignation & The Release Of Opposition Detainees Enters Second Day.

The political council of 17 parties held a second day of protests, demanding Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to step down.

The participants gathered near Matenadaran at 5 pm, demanding to lift the martial law and calling on Prime Minister Pashinyan to resign. The protesters then marched to the National Security Service, demanding to release the detainees. Four more participants have been detained on suspicion of organizing a rally in violation of the law. The protests will resume tomorrow at Freedom Square at 4pm.

The unrest is triggered by the signing of a Russian-brokered statement to end the war in Artsakh.

H/T Public Radio of Armenia

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