Protests in the Armenian capital against the Prime Minister

ARMENIA (OBSERVATORY) –┬áPolice in Armenia’s capital Yerevan arrested protesters trying to block traffic in one of the city’s main transport contracts.

Armenia has been protesting a week since former President Serzh Sarkisian assumed the post of prime minister after his term.

Opposition leader Nicole Pacinian, who led demonstrations in the city, is trying to persuade students to join the protests.