RA Human rights Defender finds deeply concerning the information about the threats towards Medialab.am news website.
In the framework of initiated criminal procedure the law-enforcement bodies must immediately check the information about the threats expressed by one of the users of Facebook social network with regard to the caricature published in the website.
Everyone committed such an act shall be subjected to strict punishment for the exclusion of such cases in the future.
Based on the published information, the Human Rights Defender’s Office initiated a discussion procedure upon its own initiative. The written requests were sent to law-enforcement bodies in order to obtain information about the measures undertaken and outcomes.