Incident in Heratsi Street (video)


The march began with the center of Yerevan.

Nikol Pashinyan came to Heratsi Street

The police are removing citizens from Heratsi street. The citizens cracked the wall under the direction of Nikol Pashinyan.

“Do not try to close doors next time.”

The doors of the Yerevan State Medical University’s main college were closed. Nikol Pashinyan, who went with the demonstrators to the students on Heratsi Street, noticed that students were not permitted to leave the building.

The demonstrators entered the Yerevan State Base Medical College.

“I urge the administration of this institution not to close the doors on the children,” said Pashinyan and left the building of the college.


Shortly there was a clash between the demonstrators and the driver of a 62SS465 car at the crossroad of Koryun-Heratsi streets.

The driver and the passengers attacked the students and hit them then went into the car and left. The police did not interfere.

Daniel Ioannisyan, the head of the “Informed Citizens’ Union” NGO, accused the police of inaction.


Nikol Pashinyan wants to go to his place of work

Head of the Yelk (Way Out) faction Nikol Pashinyan announced that Baghramyan Avenue, Arshakunyats Avenue, Azatutyan Avenue, Amiryan Street are currently closed. Traffic is paralyzed. He noted that their goal was to reach the NA building. “I’m not saying that’s the place of my work,” he said. At present, a police barge is near the Constitutional Court. “We have to do our best to hold a special session of the National Assembly,” he said. Let us remind that tomorrow it is planned to elect Serzh Sargsyan in the special sitting of the National Assembly, which will have more powers than the President.


Let 400 people be detained

The students who went on strike went to the Abovyan park. They stop the cars by offering them access. Traffic is paralyzed. There is a constant quarrel between students and drivers. Students close the road with trash cans. Citizens give poppies to the police, suggesting joining them.

“Are you joining us?” Apply to police officers when they offer to open the road. According to the students, they exercise their constitutional right, and if they broke the law, let 400 people be detained.

Police force drivers to leave the area, even when students stand in front of the car.

The students joined the actor Hayk Marutyan (Kargin Hayko).


The action moves to Baghramyan Avenue

At Baghramyan Avenue, police officers blocked the streets near the Constitutional Court and did not allow them enter Baghramyan.

Meanwhile, the leader of the Yelk faction, the author of the “My Step” initiative, running on Baghramyan Avenue, tried to reach the upper parts, calling on the protesters to follow him.

At the moment the demonstrators blocked Baghramyan Avenue, Moskovyan and Abovyan streets.