Report: Human rights situation of LGBT people, 2017

The Human Rights Situation of LGBT People in Armenia, 2017 report summarizes the cases filed to and documented by PINK Armenia, presents excerpts from interviews with LGBT persons, introduces the court cases filed in 2017 and publications from online and […]

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Human rights situation of LGBT people in Armenia 2015

2015 was a regressive year for LGBT people’s rights in Armenia, since the newly accepted Constitution restricted marriage as a union only between a man and a woman. The issue of same-sex marriage was brought up in a broad manner […]

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The Court of Appeal decision on the case against “Iravunk”: The newspaper did not offend anyone

Today the Civil Court of Appeal reviewed the claim of 16 citizens’ case against “Iravunk” newspaper. The presiding judge Amhary Petrosyan, judges Nakhshun Tavaratsyan and Gayane Karakhanyan rejected 16 citizen`s claim against “Iravunk”, according to which the editor of “Iravunk” […]

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PACE: Armenian authorities fail to condemn incitement to hatred against LGBT people

Petra DeSutter, Belgian delegate at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has initiated an announcement, which has been signed by 22 delegates. Here is the text of the announcement: On 17 May 2014 the Armenian newspaper ‘Iravunk’ […]

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IDC opinion on the court case filed by 16 civil society representatives

Information Disputes Council has published an opinion on the case of 16 civil society representatives vs. “Iravunk Media” LTD and Hovhannes Galajyan. The circumstances of the case On May 17, 2014, journalist Hovhannes Galajyan published an article on www.iravunk.com online […]

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