GEORGIAN AUTHORITIES GRANTED ASYLUM TO ACTIVIST OF ARMENIAN OPPOSITION, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE OPPOSITION SAYS
ArmInfo. Georgian authorities granted asylum to the activist of
the Armenian opposition Volodya Hovannesyan, representative of
the Pan-National Movement, former vice-speaker of the Armenian
parliament, Karapet Rubinyan, said at today’s press-conference in
National Press Club.
Going underground immediately after the 1 March events in Yerevan
Volodya Hovannesyan has recently "officially got political asylum in
Georgia, and now if the Armenian authorities demand his extradition,
Georgian authorities will refuse", Rubinyan said.