Fulfilling its constitution mission to guarantee and safeguard human rights the Human Rights Defender contributes to the effective functioning of the country's entire system on human rights protection.
The latter assumes that democratic developments, taking place in the country, are one of the fundamental issues under the Defender’s consideration.
The Human Rights Defender fulfils the named mission by virtue of his constitutional status and guided by the fundamental principles of impartiality and political neutrality.
Recent developments in the country are under due consideration of the Defender. The study of the latter situation in the country emphasizes the necessity to publicly express the Human Rights Defender's position on them.
The Human Rights Defender’s observations and position on recent events taking place in the country can be found in the official statement further below.
Source: Office of the Human Rights Defender, Armenia