YPC Weekly Newsletter

2011


INCIDENT AT EDITORIAL OFFICE OF “HRAPARAK”

On April 21 Margarita Khachatrian, Chairwoman of “Zinvor” (“Soldier”) Association of NGOs, accompanied by three people, came to the editorial office of “Hraparak” daily, demanding to refute the information published in the newspaper. Margarita Khachatrian was dissatisfied by the editorial informing about her visit to one of the military units, appeared in “Hraparak” on the same day, April 21, 2011. As Armineh Ohanian, the Chief Editor of the daily, informed YPC, while talking with the staff the head of “Zinvor” was free-spoken, threw at them everything that came to hand, trying to strike; as a result they had to call the police. Armineh Ohanian also noted that currently the law enforcement bodies are conducting a preliminary investigation of the incident.