In Yerevan, the protesters announced their intention to spend the night at the Parliament

© Sputnik / Asatur to Esasperate in photomontage of opposition protests in Yerevan. 16 APR 2018In Yerevan, the protesters announced their intention to spend the night at the Parliament© Sputnik / Asatur to Esasperate the image Bank

Protesters against the appointment of the Prime Minister of Armenia former President Serzh Sargsyan, shifting their camp from place France closer to the Parliament on the prospectus of Marshal Baghramyan, they are going to stay there for the night, said Monday the head of the action Nikol Pashinyan.

«We’re not going anywhere. Here we bring the equipment and we will hold rally here,» said Pashinyan in front of the police cordon on Baghramyan Avenue. According to him, the main rally will take place at 19.00 local time (18.00 GMT).

Pashinyan came to the scene of action from «Nairi» medical centre, where he was taken after a skirmish with the police when his supporters tried to break through to the Parliament. He told reporters that scraped his arm on the barbed wire. «No violence against me, the police did not use,» said Pashinyan.

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