“Report on Violations of Conscripts’ Rights during the Conscriptions in 2016-2017”
December 25, 12:00

The most urgent issue for conscripts involves the health issues and medical conclusions during conscriptions. In 2016-2017, 50 out of 59 applications filed by the Helsinki Citizens' Assembly-Vanadzor Office referred to the health issues of conscripts. 

Armine Sadikyan, Coordinator of Peace Building Projects of HCA Vandzor, says that like the previous year, this year also most of the applications referred to that issue when the citizens disagreed with the conclusions of the medical committee on their health.

“The law provides for a comprehensive medical examination but it does not apply to all conscripts, medical conclusions are controversial by various medical institutions. And the central medical institution is based on the data that is in the disadvantage of a conscript. Instead of sending the conclusion to the 3rd medical institution to deny or approve, a decision is immediately made,” Armine Sadikyan said during the press conference at Media Center on December 25.

Read more.

More
Science, security, state. What is the role of science in ensuring security and state development?
Armenia at the crossroads of geopolitical interests. How to respond to external challenges?
Case of extorting testimony with anti-gas. Why is the trial delayed?
Armenia-EU Agreement. Will there be a dialogue with Europe?
The issue of captives is an indicator of the powerlessness of the authorities
"Independence. It was hard to obtain, harder to preserve"
“Changes in the Electoral System: What does the Professional Committee on Constitutional Reforms suggest?”
"Torture cases: Is this New or Old Armenia?”
"Tourism in Armenia under COVID-19"
"At What Age and How can a Child be Protected from Sexual Abuse?"
“My Home is My Castle: How Safe Are We in That Castle? ”
“The Role of Civil Society in Post-revolutionary Armenia”
“Possible Effects and Consequences of Not Fining Drivers for Some Offenses and Penalty Amnesty”
Environmental Issues and Risks. Suggestions Addressed to the New Government.
“Necessity for Improvements in Broadcast Mass Media Activity and Media Field”
Follow us on social networks
Registration of events
Services
Videos
Press Releases
Events
Armenia-Turkey Events