war on the rocks

Armenians Reject Authoritarianism

May 3, 2018

Episode Notes:

When Armenia’s former president attempted a power grab by securing the prime minister’s position for himself, Armenians took to the streets and engaged in civil disobedience, leading to the prime minister’s resignation. Giorgi Gogia, South Caucasus Director of Human Rights Watch, tells us how events unfolded and what happens to Armenian politics moving forward.