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Armenia: Appeal cases: Alleged beatings of journalist Vahagn Ghukasian at the Ministry of Internal Affairs

By Amnesty International, , Index number: EUR 54/005/2001

Freelance journalist Vahagn Ghukasian is said to have been beaten by Officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for around two hours on 6 June 2000 to punish him for the publication of an article critical of some Armenian law enforcement bodies, naming in particular an official from the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

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