At a fraction of Tsarukyan had announced boycott of the session of the Armenian Parliament
Members of the parliamentary faction of "prosperous Armenia" leader Gagik Tsarukyan was on Tuesday stripped of parliamentary immunity, said the boycott of the work of the legislature.
According to him, the authorities are trying to silence political opponents, leading Armenia to a dead end. Nalbandyan also expressed the opinion that among the ruling faction were the deputies who disagree with imposed on them by a vote of depriving Tsarukyan's parliamentary immunity. The process he called illegal.
"Armenia has no resources for dictatorship, we will fight for real democratic values, social, economic and political rights of citizens. What happened yesterday was a political massacre disagreed (with the authorities - ed) political force and its leader. The international community, European institutions closely follow these repressive actions," said Abovyan. After its performance deputies have left a boardroom.
On Tuesday, Parliament of Armenia has satisfied the petition of the public Prosecutor Arthur Davtyan permit criminal prosecution and arrest of Tsarukyan. The opposition want to involve under article "complicity in bribe voters, violations of the ban on charity during elections or obstructing free expression of will of voters". The attorney General's claim that a sane Tsarukyan act was committed in the run-up to parliamentary elections on 2 April 2017. Politician suspected of creating an organized group to bribe the voters.
On the fifth of June at a meeting of the political Council of the party Tsarukyan proposed to change the government at 100%. According to him, the main problem is that in government there are no experienced people. The Deputy refers to actions of law enforcement authorities as political persecution. Prosperous Armenia is a political force with a liberal slant - was created by Tsarukian in 2004. In the current Parliament the party holds 25 seats out of 132.