Reference on updated information on death cases identified in RA Armed Forces and NK Defense Army in 2016July 10, 2017 Reference
According to the findings of HCA Vanadzor’ study, there were 162 death cases in the RA Armed Forces and NK Defense Army in 2016. The Organization published this information on January 16, 2017.
As mentioned before, according to the Organization’s data, 77 of the death cases were caused by the hostilities of April 1-5, 2016 and below are the causes of the other 85 death cases: 34 cases were caused by ceasefire violation, 19 cases – by accidents (9 – by car accidents, 3 – by natural disasters /1 case – by avalanches and 2 cases – by floods/, 2 – by dugout collapse, 2 – by breach of vehicle driving and operation rules, 1 – by electric shock, 1 – by drowning and 1 – by mine explosion), 13 – by murder (5 – by breach of the rules for handling weapons, 3 – by breach of statutory relations, 3 – in circumstances still unclear, 2 cases were caused intentionally), 13 cases were caused by suicide or causing somebody to commit suicide, 4 – by violation of combat duty rules and 2 cases were caused by health problems.
Having some doubts that the provided information was incomplete, the Organization carried out some further studies into the death cases of 2016. The Organization learnt from other official sources about death cases of 13 more servicemen in 2016 not announced by either official sources, or in the mass media.
Furthermore, the causes of death are different; some of them mention diseases and some others suicides.
There are some discrepancies in the surnames of the persons officially announced and those provided to the Organization.
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The child who quit attending Vanadzor School No 22 due to the mistreatment by the teacher has been transferred to another school after alerting HCA VanadzorNovember 16, 2017
After alerting HCA Vanadzor, on November 2, 2017 the matter was discussed first at the Department for the Protection of Family and Children’s and Women’s Rights of Lori Regional Administration and then at the Administration of Education, Culture and Sport.
HCA Vanadzor is inviting you to write letters of appeal in support of the writers imprisoned for their political viewsNovember 16, 2017
Helsinki Citizen’s Assembly Vanadzor invites everyone interested to stop by at the office at 5.00 pm from November 16 to December 1, to write letters in support of the chosen authors and journalists of this year’s International Day of the Imprisoned Writer.
Last night an emergency call was received, indicating that member of the political union New Armenia Gevorg Safaryan, who was convicted for his political views, was subjected to beating by the other convicts in his cell at Nubarashen Penitentiary Institution.
The cardiologist of the Drafting Commission neglected the diseases of the conscript, which resulted in the latter’s deathNovember 13, 2017
In accordance with the conclusion of the conducted examinations, cardiologist Seda Tadevosyan was able to foresee that not treating the disease would lead to negative outcomes, including death.
The Police have refused to replace the lost driving license on the pretext of the owner being under investigation by The RA Compulsory Enforcement Service. The issue has been resolved with the support of HCA VanadzorNovember 10, 2017
On November 4, 2016 Seyran Babayan applied to Vanadzor Records and Examinations Subdivision of the RA Traffic Police with the purpose of receiving a replacement driving license. However, he was denied.
The participant in the Four-day War in April has applied to the Court on the matter of making a record of his participation in the military actions in his military IDNovember 9, 2017
Several months ago a number of participants in the Four-day War in April raised the alarm about the fact that there had been no corresponding records in their military IDs indicating that they had participated in the military actions and in some cases the existing records had been erased or made invalid with a pen of a different color.
The video submitted by the Respondent is to be examined at the upcoming hearing of the case of the Mashtots Avenue demonstratorNovember 9, 2017
On November 8, 2017, the hearing of Geghetsik Tonoyan, the Mashtots Avenue demonstrator, started at the RA Administrative Court.
HCA Vanadzor has joined the information campaign organized within the framework of the International Day against Fascism and AntisemitismNovember 9, 2017
On the initiative of UNITED, the European Network against nationalism, racism, fascism and in support of migrants, refugees and minorities, since 1992 November 9th has been marked as the International Day against Fascism and Antisemitism.
This year’s International Day against Fascism and Antisemitsm is once more taking place on November 9th, commemorating the “Kristallnacht” pogrom of 1938, which marked the beginning of the world’s largest genocide, later known as the Holocaust. It was on November 9th, 1938 that the fascist Nazi Party initiated the systematic eradication of Jewish people by destroying their homes and belongings as well as setting synagogues on fire, injuring and killing many Jews in the process.
The person who was unlawfully assigned a third-degree disability was re-examined with the support of HCA Vanadzor and assigned a second-degree disabilityNovember 8, 2017
S. Sharmazanov, who had a third-degree disability, was re-examined on July 11, 2017, and assigned a third-degree disability. However, taking into account his health issues, he should have been assigned a second-degree disability.
The examination of the appeal against the decision of the Medical-Social Expertise Agency on not defining the disability category startedNovember 7, 2017
On November 6, 2017, the examination of S. G.’s appeal against the Medical-Social Expertise Agency started at the RA Administrative Court.