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13.05.2020 | The person who threatened the Deputy of the National Assembly with violence was detained by the instruction of the prosecutor

By the materials prepared in Yerevan Department of the RA Police on the basis of a report of the Deputy of the National Assembly Nikolay Baghdasaryan, it was found out that a member of the public initiative “Will to Protect Armenian Values” Artur Aleksanyan, together with other members of the initiative, held a protest against ratification of the CoE Convention on the Protection of Children against sexual exploitation and sexual abuse, during the protest, he met with the deputy of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Nikolay Baghdasaryan and demanded him to vote against ratification of the convention․


After the session of the National Assembly, Artur Aleksanyan on Baghramyan Avenue pursued the Deputy of the National Assembly, N. Baghdasaryan, and after finding out that the latter voted in favor of the ratification of the convention, he cursed and threatened to kill him.


On the basis of the threat of violence against the government official in connection with the performance of his official duties, in the Division of Arabkir of Yerevan Department of the RA Police criminal case was initiated under Part 1 of Art. 316 of the RA Criminal Code.


By the instruction of the prosecutor Artur Aleksanyan was detained.


Notice: Every person suspected in or charged with a criminal offense shall be presumed innocent unless proved guilty in the manner prescribed by the RA Criminal Procedure Code and unless the verdict comes into legal force.