Leader and members of terror organization released in Armenia

  13 June 2018    Read: 3211
Leader and members of terror organization released in Armenia

Leader of 'Sasna Tsrer' terror organization in Armenia, Jirayr Safilyan was released.

As a result of today’s court trial, the previous decision was changed and other members of the organization Gevorg Safaryan, Nerses Pogasyan, Galust Grigorian, Hrayr Topchuyan, Sasunik Kirakosyan, Hovhannes Petrosyan were also released. 

Note, the list of the persons, who are considered to be political prisoners by the Armenian representation of the EU, has been handed to the leadership of the Ministry of Justice during the visit of Dirk Schuebel, Head of the Eastern Partnership Department of the EU External Action Service and Piotr Switalski, Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, to the Ministry. 

'Sasna Tsrer' seized the police station on 17 July, 2016 killing one policeman and taking six hostages. 


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