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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Local media outlets have reported that protests throughout the capital are expected today, May 3, starting at 08:15. Civil disruption in the form of spontaneous road closures, and police checkpoints, with the ability to impact normal commuting and transit times are likely to continue.  These demonstrations are unpredictable, and participants could change direction at any ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Location: Yerevan and throughout Armenia Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place in Yerevan and through Armenia over the next few days, culminating in a rally in Yerevan on May 1. According to local news reports, a demonstration is planned to start at 16:00 on May 1 in Republic Square in Yerevan.  Other demonstrations leading ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Yerevan,  Armenia (April 27, 2022) Location: Yerevan and  throughout Armenia Event: Beginning April 27, several opposition demonstrations are planned for Yerevan and throughout Armenia over the next few days, culminating in a main opposition rally in Yerevan on May 1.  Marchers are expected to gather near the Garegin Nzhdeh monument in ...
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American Corners in Armenia Celebrate the 7th Reading Marathon

The five American Corners in Armenia – in Yerevan, Gyumri, Vanadzor, Charentsavan, and Kapan – came together April 8 to mark the National Library Week with a reading marathon of Peter Balakyan’s award winning memoir “Black Dog of Fate.” Dozens of community leaders, literary figures, library patrons, and students joined the U.S. Ambassador to Armenia ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Location: Yerevan Event:  Security situation at shopping centers. There are media reports that Armenian authorities have received threats that explosive devices have been placed at shopping malls in Yerevan, including but not limited to Rossia Mall, Tashir Street Shopping Center, Mega Mall, and Metronome Shopping Center. Police are currently investigating the situation. According to reports, people ...
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