YEREVAN, November 13. / TASS /. Deputies of the largest opposition parliamentary party "Prosperous Armenia" were summoned to the Investigative Committee of the republic. The secretary of the faction Arman Abovyan told a TASS correspondent about this on Friday.
"Me and six other deputies of our faction were summoned to the Investigative Committee," Abovyan said.
Earlier, representatives of power structures took the leader of Prosperous Armenia Gagik Tsarukyan to the National Security Service, whose supporters continued a protest rally in the center of Yerevan on Friday afternoon calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
On Thursday, the Special Investigation Service of Armenia decided to place ten opposition politicians under preliminary arrest, including Tsarukyan, as well as the head of the Rodina party, ex-director of the National Security Service Artur Vanetsyan and representative of the Dashnaktsutyun party Ishkhan Saghatelyan on charges of organizing an illegal meeting … On Friday night they were all released from custody. Protests demanding the resignation of Pashinyan have been held in Armenia since November 10.
On November 9, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Pashinyan signed a joint statement on the complete cessation of hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh. Representatives of the Ministry of Defense and the General Staff of Armenia said on Tuesday that the armed forces of the republic will fulfill the agreements, and also called on the people to refrain from actions that destabilize the situation in the country.