The NKR National Assembly voted 28 to 0 at an extraordinary session today to approve the proposal on amnesty on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of proclamation of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic.
This will be the 6th general pardon to be announced on the occasion of remarkable jubilees.
The decision shall come into force upon the official publication.
“The 25th anniversary of independence is the best summary of the path we have passed. We have faced a number of difficulties and hardships along this way and have reached the current reality at the cost of great sacrifices. The citizen of Artsakh is the main hero of all of this,” Speaker of the National Assembly Ashot Ghulyan said at the end of the session.