Armenia Extends Emergency State But Eases Lockdown Restrictions

Some lockdown restrictions have been eased, and the state of emergency has been extended by one month. The April 14 presidential run off election in Nagorno-Karabakh will go ahead despite the declaration of a state of emergency. Easter Liturgies have taken place without the presence of churchgoers. The government will subsidize electricity and gas for some social groups. Genocide memorial and victory day commemorations have been cancelled.