Every year, on April 23, the Armenian community of Frankfurt, the German ambassador, the church representatives, as well as German guests gather at St.Paul's Church during which speeches criticizing the genocide are heard.Before the start of the event dozens of people gathered at the church to celebrate Serzh Sargsyan's resignation.
"Make a Step" movement created schedule and toolkit of peaceful disobedience actions. Decentralized struggle, strike, absence from classes and every day a rally in the Republic Square at 7p.m. The members of the rally go home before 10 p.m and the day ends with the scoop actions. People express their complaints by hitting each other the scoops and the saucepans from the windows or the balconies.
After 40 minutes from the beginning of the march, the police managed to remove the leaders of he movement Nikol Pashinyan, Ararat Mirzoyan, Sasun Mikayelyan to the unknown direction by using violent force and sound grenades. The location of Nikol Pashinyan officially is not confirmed yet.
On the evening of April 21 it became known that the Prime Minister of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan is accepting the agenda. Negotiations about transferring the Power with the presence of the journalists took place on April 22, at 10 a.m. in the "Marriott Armenia" Hotel.
The strong rain which started in the morning of April 21, looked like wiped off the traces of the powerful marches and civil disobedience actions of previous days in the capital and near areas, however, since noon, the disobedience actions continued with a greater power.
On the twenty of April, thousands of demonstrators broke down the city's tranquility with their cars, marches and peaceful rallies. The rally which took place in the Republic Square was the most crowded one during these days. Demonstrators are getting more and more with other people joining to the demonstration. The demand is one: Serzh Sargsyan's government should bid farewell.
On the morning of April 20, two drivers left their cars on Vagharshyan street in Yerevan, making traffic jam. It seemed that there were no supporters, and the cars passing did not even pay attention to what happened. The police pushed with damaging the cars and with the help of evacuators restored the traffic.
On the morning of April 19th NIkol Pashinyan, demonstrators and students surrounded few buildings of the government. The police detained more than 100 demonstrators. One of the demonstrators lay under the police vehicle not letting in to depart. The march moved from Arshakuniats avenue to Garegin Nzhdeh square.
It's been the second day that the National Assembly MP, head of the "My Step" movement Nikol Pashinyan with thousands of his supporters is holding a summarizing rally in the city’s main Republic Square. After the rally the 42-year-old leader of the opposition Civil Contract party led the crowd to the prime minister’s office.
On April 18 Nikol Pashinyan, thousands students and protestors walked to the Serj Sargsyan's residence and forced the police to re-build a police-wall in front of it. Then the demonstrators walked to the municipality building. In the morning 91 were detained, including 20 juveniles.