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Products from Israeli settlements must be labelled, EU court rules

The European Union’s top court has ruled that EU countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements on their labels, in a decision welcomed by rights groups but likely to spark anger in Israel, The Guardian reported. The European court of justice said: “Foodstuffs originating in the territories occupied by the state ...

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panorama.am17 hours ago

Ex-president’s court hearing: Motion to recuse judge rejected

Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction rejected the petition on Tuesday to recuse the presiding judge Anna Danibekyan from the hearing of the case involving former President Robert Kocharyan and three other former senior officials. The decision was announced by Judge Danibekyan herself, who added athe ruling was not subject to a...

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panorama.am21 hours ago

Arsen Babayan: I have been unlawfully arrested for 22 days

The former deputy chief of the Armenian parliament staff, Arsen Babayan has already left the Vardashen Penitentiary. Babayan, who was arrested on 21 October, is accused of involvement in a “usurpation of power” resulting in Hrayr Tovmasyan’s appointment as Constitutional Court chairman in 2018. The ex-official was released on...

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panorama.ama day ago

Kocharyan’s lawyer asks presiding judge to recuse herself

The Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction resumed on Tuesday hearings in the trial of President Robert Kocharyan and three other former senior officials Armen Gevorgyan, Seyran Ohanyan and Yuri Khachaturov prosecuted in connection with the March 2008 post-election unrest in Yerevan. Both supporters and critics of the former pr...

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panorama.ama day ago

Arsen Babayan to be released from custody

The jailed former deputy chief of the Armenian parliament staff, Arsen Babayan will be set free, advisor of Armenia’s attorney general Gor Abrahamyan said on Facebook. Babayan, who was arrested on 21 October, is accused of involvement in a “usurpation of power” resulting in Hrayr Tovmasyan’s appointment as Constitutional Court...

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panorama.am2 days ago

Member of Armenia’s Supreme Judicial Council steps down

Hayk Hovhannisyan has resigned as member of the Supreme Judicial Council. “Unfortunately, the work of the Supreme Judicial Council, as an independent constitutional body, is not in conformity with the best international practice of judicial councils,” he said in a Facebook post announcing his resignation. “I am convinced that...

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panorama.am11/8th/2019, 11:12

Lawyer reiterates Kocharyan should be released

Under the European Convention on Human Rights, in 100% of cases bail must be imposed instead of arrest on a defendant as a measure of restraint if the court or the law enforcement body carrying out the investigation fail to prove that it cannot be granted, a lawyer of Armenia’s second President Robert Kocharyan told a news conf...

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panorama.am11/7th/2019, 3:48

Armenian citizen arrested in Kaliningrad airport for sneaking e-cigarette on plane

Security officers in Russia’s Kaliningrad airport arrested on Thursday a citizen of Armenia for reportedly vaping at his seat on a plane of Moscow-Kaliningrad flight. As the local sources reported, the unnamed man lives in Sochi and is a citizen of Armenia. Proceedings on administrative offence was opened against the passenger....

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panorama.am11/7th/2019, 12:24

Artsakh army soldier arrested in death of fellow serviceman

A soldier of the Artsakh Armed Forces has been arrested in the death of his fellow serviceman as part of a criminal case launched by the Investigative Committee. As reported earlier, soldier Erik Harutyunyan, 19, who served in a south-eastern military unit, suffered fatal gunshot wounds on 4 November, at around 7:30pm. The ar...

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panorama.am11/7th/2019, 9:36

Kocharyan’s son slams 'unlawful' court ruling to keep ex-president under arrest

Levon Kocharyan, the son of Armenia’s second President Robert Kocharyan, decried the court ruling to keep his father in custody as ‘unlawful.’ The Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction of Shengavit District upheld on Thursday the former president’s arrest, denying a defense motion to release him on bail. “I think it has long ...

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