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People came to a demonstration down Mashtots Avenue in Yerevan on July 18 protesting against the illegal detention of dozens of activists by the police. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
Photo Essay
21 Jul 16
Police have blocked roads and detained residents gathering in the city centre.
Police blocked a street after group of armed men seized a police station. (Photo: Photolure Agency)
19 Jul 16
Yerevan standoff sparks fears of heavy-handed police action.
(Photo: Georgia's Ministry of Defence)
19 Jul 16
Fresh cooperation with the United States gives Tbilisi the opportunity to improve its armed forces.
Yerevan Baku video bridge organised by IWPR Armenian Branch a day after two presidents meeting in Viennna. (Photo: IWPR Armenian)
17 Jul 16
Analysts discuss the tense situation around Nagorny Karabakh following a meeting between their two countries´ presidents.
This is Georgia's parliament located in Kutaisi in Western Georgia. (Photo: Berdo Maghularia/Flickr)
13 Jul 16
Analysts predict a fierce struggle ahead as most voters are undecided.
Matanat Azizova, head of the Women´s Crisis Centre. (Photo courtesy of M. Azizova)
7 Jul 16
LGBT people routinely face violence and abuse by officials and their own families.
Informal-illegal school based in Armenian protestant church in 2003 for children of Armenian migrants in Istanbul. (Photo: Suren Deheryan)
6 Jul 16
The ethnic group are periodically expected to express their loyalty.
Prisoner release on the first day of amnesty.  (Photos: APA Information Agency.)
30 Jun 16
Observers warn that the crackdown on dissenters continues.
Yadigar Sadigov, deputy chairman of the opposition Musavat party and a former political prisoner. (Photo: Photo courtesy of Y. Sadigov)
23 Jun 16
Figures have quadrupled since 2008, largely attributed to social problems and injustice.
Pope Francis will begin a three-day trip to Armenia on June 24. (Photo: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
22 Jun 16
The event has national as well as spiritual significance for the region’s smallest country.

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