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DW
Gunmen kill second police officer in Armenia standoff |to resign. Armenia has been thrust into crisis since an unknown number of gunm
Gunmen kill second police officer in Armenia standoff |
DW / Posted 16 minutes ago
to resign. Armenia has been thrust into crisis since an unknown number of gunmen seized the Erebuni police station in Yerevan on July 17, killing one officer and taking hostages. The gunmen have since released some hostages and now hold two... Read more
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Aljazeera
Can tension in Armenia be contained?supporters have been stuck in a cycle of violence. Gunmen barricaded themselve
Can tension in Armenia be contained?
Aljazeera / Posted 4 hours ago
supporters have been stuck in a cycle of violence. Gunmen barricaded themselves in a police station in the capital Yerevan on July 17. They are holding several medical workers hostage. Demonstrations supporting the gunmen have grown... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Police officer shot dead in lengthy Armenia stand-offYEREVAN: A group of hostage-takers locked in a protracted siege with police in
Police officer shot dead in lengthy Armenia stand-off
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
YEREVAN: A group of hostage-takers locked in a protracted siege with police in Armenia shot dead an officer on Saturday (Jul 30), as thousands of protesters took to the streets to call on President Serzh Sarkisian to step down. "A sniper opened fire... Read more
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The China Post
Armenia issues ultimatum to resolve lengthy hostage siege YEREVAN - Armenia's security services issued an ultimatum to gunmen holding u
Armenia issues ultimatum to resolve lengthy hostage siege
The China Post / Posted 5 hours ago
YEREVAN - Armenia's security services issued an ultimatum to gunmen holding up a police station Saturday, in a bid to resolve a weeks-long hostage crisis after dozens were hurt in overnight... Read more
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Aljazeera
Armenia hostage standoff: Police officer shot deadpolice officer has been shot dead by armed men locked in a protracted siege wit
Armenia hostage standoff: Police officer shot dead
Aljazeera / Posted 6 hours ago
police officer has been shot dead by armed men locked in a protracted siege with security forces in the capital of Armenia, Yerevan, hours after authorities issued an ultimatum to resolve a weeks-long hostage drama. "A sniper opened fire from... Read more
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Salon.com
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia’s capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia — Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a pol
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia — Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago, further... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officerYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armed members of an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital shot an officer dead on Saturday, police said. The fatal shooting, the second since the takeover of the station two weeks ago,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Officer shot in lengthy Armenia hostage dramaleading to Erebuni police station seized by gunmen - supporters of fringe jaile
Officer shot in lengthy Armenia hostage drama
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 hours ago
leading to Erebuni police station seized by gunmen - supporters of fringe jailed opposition leader Zhirair Sefilyan - in Yerevan. (Karen Minasyan, AFP) Yerevan – One of the gunmen locked in a protracted siege with police in Armenia shot an... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officersaid on Facebook the policeman was in a vehicle 400 meters (yards) from the sta
Armenian police accuse barricaded gunmen of killing officer
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 hours ago
said on Facebook the policeman was in a vehicle 400 meters (yards) from the station when he was killed by sniper fire. The Yerevan police station was seized July 17 by about 30 armed members of an opposition group, who killed one officer and... Read more
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Rappler
Officer shot in lengthy Armenia hostage dramaYEREVAN, ARMENIA – One of the gunmen locked in a protracted siege with police i
Officer shot in lengthy Armenia hostage drama
Rappler / Posted 9 hours ago
YEREVAN, ARMENIA – One of the gunmen locked in a protracted siege with police in Armenia shot an officer dead Saturday, July 30, hours after authorities issued an ultimatum to resolve the hostage drama. "A sniper opened fire from inside the police... Read more
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Reuters
Policeman killed as Armenian security give gunmen ultimatumYEREVAN One policeman was killed on Saturday by armed men seizing a police stat
Policeman killed as Armenian security give gunmen ultimatum
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
YEREVAN One policeman was killed on Saturday by armed men seizing a police station in Armenia's capital Yerevan, after the country's security service warned the group to lay down arms or law enforcement would open fire. An unknown number of gunmen... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
75 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protestersto the unrest, officials said. The clashes broke out late on Friday when sever
75 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protesters
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
to the unrest, officials said. The clashes broke out late on Friday when several hundred people tried to approach the Yerevan police station, which is cordoned off by security forces and where there have been periodic exchanges of fire since... Read more
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Times of Malta
75 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protestersto the unrest, officials said. The clashes broke out late on Friday when sever
75 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protesters
Times of Malta / Posted 11 hours ago
to the unrest, officials said. The clashes broke out late on Friday when several hundred people tried to approach the Yerevan police station, which is cordoned off by security forces and where there have been periodic exchanges of fire since... Read more
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CTV News
75 injured in clashes with riot police in Armenia, 26 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia -- Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from a
75 injured in clashes with riot police in Armenia, 26 detained
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia -- Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital left 75 people injured and more than 20 in custody on charges related to the unrest, officials... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Armenia: 75 injured in clashes with riot police, 26 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen fr
Armenia: 75 injured in clashes with riot police, 26 detained
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital left 75 people injured and more than 20 in custody on charges related to the unrest,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
73 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protesterssix police officers. Investigators said 23 opposition supporters have been det
73 injured in clashes between Armenian riot police and protesters
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
six police officers. Investigators said 23 opposition supporters have been detained following the unrest in the capital Yerevan. The clashes broke out late on Friday when several hundred people tried to approach the police station, which is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly... Read more
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FOX News
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia – Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treat
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia – Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly two... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedanti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed i
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 13 hours ago
anti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed inside a police station, clash with police in Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, July 29, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police force says three more gunmen who have been... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedanti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed i
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
anti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed inside a police station, clash with police in Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, July 29, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police force says three more gunmen who have been... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedanti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed i
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
anti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed inside a police station, clash with police in Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, July 29, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police force says three more gunmen who have been... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly... Read more
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Daily Herald
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedYEREVAN, Armenia -- Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical trea
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
Daily Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
YEREVAN, Armenia -- Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly two... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedanti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed i
Armenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
anti-government protesters, supporters of the armed group who have been holed inside a police station, clash with police in Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, July 29, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police force says three more gunmen who have been... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Dozens hurt, many arrested in Armenia clashesYEREVAN - Dozens of people have been hospitalised and 26 arrested following cla
Dozens hurt, many arrested in Armenia clashes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
YEREVAN - Dozens of people have been hospitalised and 26 arrested following clashes between police and protesters in Yerevan, Armenian authorities said Saturday. Armenian police detain opposition supporters blocking a street to a police station... Read more
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EuroNews
Dozens wounded in further night of clashes at besieged Yerevan police stationThe streets of Yerevan, Armenia right now: pic.twitter.com/U5ljPUm7xJ The prot
Dozens wounded in further night of clashes at besieged Yerevan police station
EuroNews / Posted 17 hours ago
The streets of Yerevan, Armenia right now: pic.twitter.com/U5ljPUm7xJ The protests centre around a standoff at a police station in the Armenian capital. It was seized on July 17 by a group of around 30 armed men and has been in their hands since.... Read more
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Aljazeera
Armenia hostages: Police, protesters clash in Yerevansupporting the hostage-takers. Several protesters on Friday were wounded in th
Armenia hostages: Police, protesters clash in Yerevan
Aljazeera / Posted 20 hours ago
supporting the hostage-takers. Several protesters on Friday were wounded in the skirmishes near the police building in Yerevan, Armenia's capital, where the hostages have been held since July 17. The wounded were taken away in ambulances as... Read more
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DW
Police wound gunmen in Armenia hostage crisis |police and a crowd gathered in support of an armed group that had overtaken a p
Police wound gunmen in Armenia hostage crisis |
DW / Posted 23 hours ago
police and a crowd gathered in support of an armed group that had overtaken a police station in the Armenian capital, Yerevan. The police used stun and smoke grenades against the protesters, who were chanting anti-government slogans as they... Read more
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Calcutta News
Police refute operation underway near Yerevan's occupied patrol HQ PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian police spokesman Ashot Aharonyan in the wee hours
Police refute operation underway near Yerevan's occupied patrol HQ
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian police spokesman Ashot Aharonyan in the wee hours of Saturday, July 30 refuted media reports that an operation in the territory of the seized police... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gunmen take medical staff hostage in Armenia standoffPro-opposition gunmen locked in a protracted standoff with police in the Armeni
Gunmen take medical staff hostage in Armenia standoff
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pro-opposition gunmen locked in a protracted standoff with police in the Armenian capital Yerevan on Wednesday took four medical staff hostage, officials said, after a shootout left five people wounded. Two doctors and two nurses were held after... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |Surif, the military said. Mahmoud IlleanAP Riot police secure a police station
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Surif, the military said. Mahmoud IlleanAP Riot police secure a police station, which is being hold by an armed group, in Yerevan, Armenia, early Wednesday, July 27, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police says two of the gunmen who have been... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian actress detained amid chaos in Armenian capitalArmenian-Canadian actress and producer Arsinee Khanjian was among hundreds of p
Canadian actress detained amid chaos in Armenian capital
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
Armenian-Canadian actress and producer Arsinee Khanjian was among hundreds of people detained in Yerevan, Armenia, near a police station that has been occupied by gunmen for 10 days. A spokesperson for Khanjian, who is married to Canadian director... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostageYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostage
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in the Armenian capital for 10 days took members of an ambulance crew hostage on Wednesday after they came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Gunmen in Yerevan release doctor, still hold three paramedics captive PanARMENIAN.Net - Davit Tonoyan, one of the members of the medical staff take
Gunmen in Yerevan release doctor, still hold three paramedics captive
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
PanARMENIAN.Net - Davit Tonoyan, one of the members of the medical staff taken hostage by an armed group in a seized police department in Yerevan, was released on Wednesday, July... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostageYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostage
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in the Armenian capital for 10 days took members of an ambulance crew hostage on Wednesday after they came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostageYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostage
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) - Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in the Armenian capital for 10 days took members of an ambulance crew hostage on Wednesday after they came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostagethey came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers, polic
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostage
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
they came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers, police said. The group seized the police post in Yerevan on July 17, killing one officer, wounding several others and taking those remaining hostage to demand freedom for a... Read more
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Reuters
Armed standoff heats up in Armenian capital as gunmen seize hostagesYEREVAN Armed men holed up at a police station in Armenia's capital Yerevan too
Armed standoff heats up in Armenian capital as gunmen seize hostages
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
YEREVAN Armed men holed up at a police station in Armenia's capital Yerevan took several doctors hostage on Wednesday, ratcheting up tension in their 10-day standoff with security forces. The group of 30 gunmen seized the police station on July 17,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Armed group says will free doctors in exchange for Health MinisterMinister PanARMENIAN.Net - The members of the armed group that are holding doc
Armed group says will free doctors in exchange for Health Minister
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
Minister PanARMENIAN.Net - The members of the armed group that are holding doctors hostage inside a police department in Yerevan have agreed to release the paramedics in exchange for the health minister and as soon as surgeries are organized on... Read more
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Aljazeera
Armenia standoff: Four medics 'taken hostage'Armed men locked in a prolonged standoff with police in the Armenian capital, Y
Armenia standoff: Four medics 'taken hostage'
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
Armed men locked in a prolonged standoff with police in the Armenian capital, Yerevan, have taken four medics hostage, according to officials. The gunmen seized the police post on July 17, demanding freedom for a jailed opposition figure, and took... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostagesay gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station for 10 days have taken
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostage
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
say gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station for 10 days have taken an Published: July 27, 2016 9:00 AM YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) -- Police in Armenia say gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station for 10 days have taken an... Read more
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International Business Times
Armenia: Opposition group takes medics hostage as 10-day standoff with police in Yerevan deepens that has lasted more than 10 days. When they first seized the police premises
Armenia: Opposition group takes medics hostage as 10-day standoff with police in Yerevan deepens
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
that has lasted more than 10 days. When they first seized the police premises in the Erebuni district of the capital Yerevan on 17 July, the group known as the "Daredevils of Sassoun" killed one police officer and took several hostages,... Read more
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Calcutta News
4 paramedics taken hostage by Yerevan gunmen inside police HQ PanARMENIAN.Net - The armed group that are holding a police department in Yer
4 paramedics taken hostage by Yerevan gunmen inside police HQ
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
PanARMENIAN.Net - The armed group that are holding a police department in Yerevan have taken several doctors hostage, police spokesman Ashot Aharonyan said in a Facebook post. The group... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostagePolice officers detain a supporter of the armed group who have been holding a p
Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostage
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Police officers detain a supporter of the armed group who have been holding a police station in Yerevan, Armenia, early Wednesday, July 27, 2016. A spokesman for Armenia's police says two of the gunmen who have been holding a police station in the... Read more
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