Russia & CIS General Newswire
February 1, 2008 Friday 7:16 PM MSK


Presidential candidate election headquarters shot at in Yerevan

YEREVAN Feb 1


Campaign headquarters of the Republican Party of Armenia presidential
candidate and current Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan, was
shot at by unidentified attackers on the night before February 1,
Prosecutor General's Office told Interfax on Friday.

The investigation established that the unidentified people delivered
two shots aiming at the windows of the headquarters.

A criminal case was opened, it said.