The Activist of the Armenian National Congress Tigran Arakelyan was Arrested

On July 05, 2009 Tigran Arakelyan, the activist of the Armenian National Congress’s youth wing was arrested. He was called to the Police Department of Kentron district as a witness, and then he was detained as a suspect. T. Arakelyan is accused of beating a police officer. He was taken under detention for two months.
Remember, on July 01, 2009 T. Arakelyan underwent beatings in Abovian street while distributing flyers informing about the rally of the Armenian National Congress. T. Arakelyan was hit in the head with a pistol handle. And then he was taken to hospital of Nor Nork by ambulance together with two other beaten young activists.


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