YEREVAN, 6 March – RIA Novosti. Participants of the opposition march in Yerevan passed by the residence of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, RIA Novosti correspondent reports.
The participants in the march chanted offensive slogans against the prime minister.
The procession is attended by several thousand people. Passing by the Prime Minister's residence, they went to the city center.
Another political crisis erupted in Yerevan after Pashinyan's careless words about the Russian Iskanders. According to media reports, the deputy chief of the general staff of Armenia ridiculed the prime minister, for which he was dismissed, following him the chief of the general staff was offered to resign. On Thursday morning, the Armenian Armed Forces issued a statement demanding the resignation of Pashinyan himself. The prime minister regarded this as an attempted coup and called on his supporters to take to the streets. Meanwhile, the opposition has erected barricades and set up a campground near the parliament, they are not in the mood for negotiations with the authorities and are demanding the resignation of the prime minister.