Global Politics Podcast

Episode 24 - Protests against PM Pashinyan in Armenia

March 09, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 24 - Protests against PM Pashinyan in Armenia
Show Notes

On 1 March, protesters stormed a government building in the Armenian capital, Yerevan, demanding PM Nikol Pashinyan’s resignation, escalating a months-long political crisis over his handling of the recent war with Azerbaijan. On the same day, Pashinyan said he would be ready to hold snap parliamentary elections if the opposition agreed to certain conditions.