ARMENIAN MOD VISITS FAMILY OF MILITARY DOCTOR VAHE AVETYAN

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July 02, 2012 | 13:49

YEREVAN.- Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan visited on Monday
the family of Vahe Avetyan, a military doctor who died in brutal
beating in Harsnaqar restaurant.

The Minister extended condolences to the family, MOD spokesperson
Artsrun Hovhannisyan told Armenian News-NEWS.am.

Earlier the agency has informed that the incident had occurred at the
restaurant on June 17, where several military doctors including Edgar
Mikoyan, Arkadi Aghajanyan, Garik Soghomonyan, Artak Bayadyan and
Vahe Avetyan were brutally beaten by the restaurant employees. Vahe
Avetyan died in hospital on June 29.

Criminal case was instigated. Police detained six people. The owner
of Harsnaqar restaurant is high-ranking Armenian ruling party MP,
head of Armenian Football Federation and businessman Ruben Hayrapetyan.