ARF-D Demands Release of Protesters

(armenianweekly.com) The Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) Press Office on June 23 issued the following statement regarding the recent…

ARF-D Demands Release of Protesters

Thousands of people gathered in Yerevan’s Liberty Square on June 19 (Photo: Serouj Aprahamian)

(armenianweekly.com) The Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) Press Office on June 23 issued the following statement regarding the recent assault on and arrest of protesters for demanding the reversal of the decision to increase electricity tariffs in Armenia. Over the past few days, representatives of Armenian civil society organized protests, demanding the annulment of…

ARF-D, AAWUE on political parties and women’s mobilisation

A one-day seminar titled “The role of the political party in promoting women’s mobilization”, co-organised by ARF-D and the Armenian Association of Women with University Education (AAWUE), took place on June 9, 2015. The panelists contributed with presentations and remarks which were followed by a session of questions-and-answers as well as of proposals voiced by…

YES Bureau Meeting Adopts Resolution on Armenian Genocide. MJS, JUSOS, SSU, AYF Counter Turkish Propaganda

Young European Socialists (YES) Bureau meeting took place on May 29-30, 2015 in Riga, Latvia. All the full members of the organisation took part in the meeting. The Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) was represented by Aren Kerteshian (France). The meeting’s agenda included the drawing of the action plan of the forthcoming two-year term, the discussion…

ARF-D misses you … Vahan Hovhannisyan’s book presented in Yerevan

(source: tert.am) While his series of articles, “Sunset that must be suspended”, was being introduced to the reader through the newspaper Yerkir, Vahan Hovhannisyan, a long-time member of the party who served as Armenia’s ambassador to Germany in the final period of his life, would often call the publication’s then editor, Harutyun Harutyunyan, to ask,…

ARF-D-Proposed Amendments On Referendum Law Voted In National Assembly’s First Reading

(L-R) ARF-D MPs Artsvik Minasyan, Armen Babayan, Mikael Manukyan

(news.am) YEREVAN. – Opportunity for the agitation not only ‘in favor’ but also ‘against’ should be available at nation-wide referenda, Artsvik Minasyan, ARF-D party MP stated at the Parliament Tuesday, presenting the bill on amendments to the Law on Referendum, drawn up by the ARF-D MPs and their colleague Tevan Poghosyan from Heritage party. Currently…