Governor of Tavush convened an urgent meeting on the fact of brutal  beating of children in the Khashtarak community

ArmInfo.Governor of Tavush region Hayk Chobanyan convened a meeting with the participation of representatives of organizations working on children's rights.  This was reported on the regional administration's Facebook page....

Governor of Tavush convened an urgent meeting on the fact of brutal  beating of children in the Khashtarak community
ArmInfo.Governor of Tavush region Hayk Chobanyan convened a meeting with the participation of representatives of organizations working on children's rights.  This was reported on the regional administration's Facebook page. According to the source, during the meeting the incident with the  beating of children in the Khashtarak community was discussed. "This  case that we all shocked, shows that we have problems in this area,  this is also the result of inaction of the child protection system.  Along with solving the family issue, it is necessary to conduct  research and immediately resolve all such problems, "said the  governor. On his instructions, an official investigation was appointed,  instructions were given, for the implementation of which one week was  allotted. Let us remind you that on August 18, the Ijevan police department  received a message from the local medical center that a child born in  2014 was delivered to them. with various injuries. The group that  left for the scene found out that a 57-year-old man had beaten two  grandchildren (born in 2016 and 2014) with a stick. And on August 20,  a message was received from the medical center that 5 more children  with acute poisoning were delivered to them. It turned out that all  children live in the same house and are periodically beaten. The day  before, the Investigative Committee of Armenia reported that children  were severely beaten not only by their 57-year-old grandfather, but  also by his 28-year-old daughter. She constantly beat her five  children and nephews, the children of her brother, who all lived  together in the same house, with her hands and feet, as well as with  various objects. "A new criminal case has been initiated under  Article 119 of the Criminal Code of Armenia (Infliction of severe  physical pain or severe mental suffering). A decision has been made  to combine these two criminal cases," the IC report reads