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20.09.2019 07:03 : In Armenia will announce its decision on the application for release from detention of ex-President Robert Kocharyan

News | Moscow Echo 20.09.2019 at 04:03

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He is accused of overthrow of the constitutional order during the riots in March 2008. We are talking about the release of Kocharian secured — this initiative was made by his lawyers.

the amount of the Deposit they left on the discretion of the court of Yerevan, which is considering the petition. Tuesday it rejected a similar petition of lawyers ex-the President of Armenia to change the measure of restraint and left him under arrest.

the Lawyers pointed to the decision of the constitutional court, which recognized arrest Kocharian incompetent. But the Prosecutor General's office of Armenia expressed the opinion that the grounds for cessation of the persecution there. The trial against Kocharian began last week.

According to the case materials, in March 2008, when he left the presidency and was preparing to transfer authority to his successor Serzh Sargsyan, the supporters of another ex-President Levon Ter-Petrossian had organized the protest.

They did not agree with the results of the elections. The Armenian authorities, in turn, broke up the rally, causing 10 people were killed and over 250 were injured. In addition to Kocharian's criminal case is also former Secretary General of the CSTO at the session.