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26.06.2017 | Criminal case has been initiated on the fact of public calls for seizure of power, overthrow of constitutional order by force

On June 21, 2017, during the court hearing concerning the criminal case initiated on the fact of obtaining, keeping, transporting guns, weapons as well as seizure of administrative buildings and transportation means of the patrol-sentry service regiment of Yerevan city department of the RA Police by the organized group, accussed by the case Varuzhan Avetisyan by interrupting the presiding judge in the courtroom in the presence of participants in the proceedings, citizens and media representatives has called for forcible seizure of power and the overthrow of the constitutional order.

Taking into account the fact that V. Avetisyan's action contains flagrant elements of crime, envisaged by Article 301 of the RA Criminal Code (Public calls for seizure of the power of government, violation of territorial integrity or changing the constitutional order of the Republic of Armenia by force), on the above-mentioned fact a criminal case has been initiated. The preliminary investigation of the case has been instructed to the Investigative Committee of the Republic of Armenia .