Artak Davtyan has already headed the General Staff of the Armenian Armed Forces. He was fired for organizing his son's wedding during a lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic when mass events were banned.
The reason for this was the dismissal of the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces. He has already gone to court to challenge this decision. The President addressed the Constitutional Court on the same issue.
Состоялась встреча премьера и лидера одной из двух оппозиционных партий, представленных в парламенте. Уже есть договоренность о встрече с лидером другой
President Armen Sargsyan discussed with representatives of the opposition the issue of dismissing the head of the General Staff of the Armenian Armed Forces. Comments on the situation from social networks
The Prime Minister twice sent the President the documents on the dismissal of the head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces and twice the President returned them unsigned. The decision may already come into force without his signature
The Prime Minister called on the opposition and the leadership of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, demanding his resignation, to return to their duties. But in response, they only confirmed their intention to continue the fight.
Armenian PM Pashinyan has already begun the procedure for dismissing the head of the General Staff and urged his supporters to take to the streets
Head of the Defense Forces HQ of Armenia Onik Gasparyan says the agreement on the cessation of military action was accepted as a result of comprehensive assessment of the situation