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The revolution entered the Constitutional Court. The chairman of the Constitutional Court will be dismissed, 3 members will retire

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The Secretary General of the Council of Europe responded to the steps taken by the Constitutional Court to meet the requirements of the current Constitution of 2015 and thus to resolve the crisis in the Constitutional Court.

In her statement, Maria Peychinovich Burich particularly called on the Armenian authorities to be guided by the recommendations of the Venice Commission in overcoming the constitutional crisis in the country and by gently implementing the relevant articles of the 2015 Constitution in accordance with Council of Europe standards.

The proposals of the Venice Commission became a subject of discussion in the parliament today. Although the steps taken by the Armenian authorities to address the crisis in the Constitutional Court were generally welcomed, the Venice Commission regretted that the draft resolution submitted to the National Assembly did not take into account the opinion of the Venice Commission. will allow the composition of the court to be gradually changed to avoid drastic and immediate changes that threaten the independence of that institution.