June 26, 2015

Pro-West NGOs, Armenian unrest and the destabilization of Russia

A number of pro-Western NGOs in Armenia perform various functions, including the support of political processes and even overseeing foreign elections. Now, as protests against an electricity rate hike drag on, these groups are getting a second look.

Protesters, demanding the cancellation of a 17 percent electricity price hike that is set to take effect on August 1, have spent another night on the streets of Armenian capital. Read more + video.


Armenia Protesters Put Forward Three Demands to Government - Sputnik
Five thousand people rally in Yerevan — police - TASS

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