Title Armenia: Persecution of army officers: 1) Officers who disobeyed orders to shoot at protesters during manifestations on 1 March 2008 and have been subjected to disproportionate punishment; 2) Officers who have been sent to Nagorno-Karabakh as a disciplinary sanction and have possibly been killed there under unusual circumstances; 3) Armenian army officers (or officers from other former Soviet states) who have been killed abroad under unusual circumstances
Publisher Austrian Centre for Country of Origin and Asylum Research and Documentation (ACCORD)
Publication Date 17 November 2009
Country Armenia
Topics Armed forces / Military | Military operations
Citation / Document Symbol a-7003
Cite as Austrian Centre for Country of Origin and Asylum Research and Documentation (ACCORD), Armenia: Persecution of army officers: 1) Officers who disobeyed orders to shoot at protesters during manifestations on 1 March 2008 and have been subjected to disproportionate punishment; 2) Officers who have been sent to Nagorno-Karabakh as a disciplinary sanction and have possibly been killed there under unusual circumstances; 3) Armenian army officers (or officers from other former Soviet states) who have been killed abroad under unusual circumstances, 17 November 2009, a-7003, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4b03b0882.html [accessed 22 December 2014]
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