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 joins party of European Socialists as observer member

BUDAPEST—The 10th Congress of the Party of European Socialists (PES) approved the Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutyn’s (ARF-D) membership in the organization as an observer member. The Congress, which took place in Budapest on June 12-13, also approved the accession of Georgia’s Georgian Dream Party, as well as socialist parties from Egypt, Morocco, and Italy.…

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…