Deposit 2 bln AMD ($ 4.1 million) have been made for the release from detention of the former President of Armenia Robert Kocharian.
“Bail’s been posted. The President is already at home,” – reports “Interfax”.
Previously the head office of the former President Victor Soghomonyan said that the bail for the release Kocharian will make a number of major entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and hundreds of other citizens.
“The court of appeal found an unprecedented amount of Deposit in the amount of 2 billion drams. After the court decision we received, without exaggeration, hundreds of calls where citizens expressed readiness to assist each one in the framework of its possibilities,” said Soghomonyan local media.
According to him, the willingness to participate in fundraising expressed a number of major entrepreneurs and philanthropists, whose names will soon be made public.
Last Thursday, the criminal court of Appeal presided over by judge Arsen Nikoghosyan has satisfied the complaint of lawyers on the decision of the court of General jurisdiction to dismiss petitions for change of a preventive measure against Kocharian.
Meanwhile, the judge Nikoghosyan appealed to the Supreme judicial Council of the country, informing about threats in the address and address family members.
“The decision to go to the police for appropriate action,” – said the press service of the Supreme judicial Council.