Two more members of the Yerevan Council of Elders had their powers terminated due to repeated unexplained absences from meetings. The council serves as the city's "legislative body."
This is so far the only independent candidate known to have secured one spot of the 15,156 municipal positions up for elections
This was the first time in Azerbaijan that municipal elections received wide spread coverage and public interest
The Ombudsman’s office claims people were forcibly brought to the rally organized by the authorities