Author: Olena Makarenko
Date of publication: 10/05/2018
Title: Armenia’s “Velvet Revolution,” told by Armenians
Short summary: In late April 2018, protests engulfed Armenia. People took to the streets, protesting against the existing regime and Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan’s neverending rule. Euromaidanpress reporter Olena Makarenko speaks to five Armenians about the events which led to te change of power in Armenia in the early days of May 2018. Olena met two of her interviewees at a visit with the OPEN Media Hub to the Berlin Media Convention on May 2-4, 2018.