Security forces launch special operation to free hostages in Yerevan (UPDATE)

19:17 (GMT+4) Military vehicles began moving to the area in front of the building of police and internal troops in Yerevan, Sputnik Armenia reported.

16:19 (GMT+4) The security forces launched a special operation to free hostages in Yerevan on July 17, RIA Novosti reported.

Armed men seized a police station and hostages in Armenia’s capital Yerevan on Sunday, demanding Armenians take to the streets to press their demands for the release of opposition politicians they said had been jailed unfairly.

Source: Trend News Agency