Anti-Russian rally held in Armenia

Wed 21 Sep 2016 08:35 GMT | 12:35 Local Time

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Hundreds gathered for a rally against Russia in Armenia.

Over a hundred citizens have started a march through Yerevan streets under the slogan “We say “No” to the flags of Russia and other countries in a military parade in Armenia!” the group claims that Armenia is not a fully independent state and ‘we have not get rid of Russian colonialism.’

According to, the marchers headed to Mashtots Avenue but they did not say the route. Civil activists Shahen Harutyunyan and Davit Sanasaryan, member of the Founding Parliament movement Alek Yenigomshyan and supporters of the Sasna Dzrer group are among them.

After stopping at Republic Square for a couple of minutes, the group headed to the “Rossia” cinema vociferating “Sasna Dzrer!”




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