In a statement the NSS, which results in the publication of News.am, who seized the regiment of the patrol service is offered until 17:00 local time to lay down their arms and surrender. Otherwise, the special forces will go to storm and get the right to open fire without warning, and also to neutralize any armed person.
Intelligence agencies also warned that anyone who tries to illegally enter the territory of the Department, will be regarded as accomplices of terrorism and prosecuted.
On the eve of in Yerevan that the police suppressed the protest and dispersed the demonstrators in the area of the occupied buildings. Among those arrested were including Deputy Chairman of the opposition Heritage party Armen Martirosyan placed in a temporary detention facility.
Members of the armed group “Sasna tsrer” seized office of the patrol service of Yerevan in the morning of July 17. The incident killed one police officer and six law enforcement officers were injured. Initially, the attackers demanded the release from prison of a party to the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh Zhirayr Sefilyan, who is suspected in illegal acquisition and possession of weapons. Later they said the demand of resignation of the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.