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04.08.2017 | The RA Prosecutor’s Office board meeting regarding the provision of requirements of the ECHR in connection with detention and the right to counterclaim

On the 4th of August a board meeting of the Prosecutor’s Office took place which was headed by the RA Prosecutor General Artur Davtyan.

The practical issues connected with the justification and legality of detention and the right to counterclaim have been discussed.

On the 3rd of July during the ceremonial session devoted to the day of the Prosecutor’s office workers, the RA President Serzh Sargsyan outlined the essential necessity to provide basic conventional rights during the law enforcement activities. After this the RA Prosecutor General created working groups and instructed them to study practical issues in the sphere and offer clear-cut solutions to them.

Special attention was paid to the analysis of the ECHR cases against Armenia in which situations and violations that have been protocoled in the verdicts have undergone thorough study. The importance of presence of witnesses in the court and attempts to provide this were under the scope.

The RA Prosecutor General Artur Davtyan attached special importance to the issues that have been found out and importance of keeping up with the defined and formed ECHR standards. He also mentioned that competent bodies that may violate the rules shall be subject to liability.              

The Deputy Minister of Justice, representatives from the RA Police, Investigative Committee, Special Investigative Service, National Security Service and State Revenue Committee were also taking part in the board meeting.