The court of appeal rejected the petition of protection Kocharian on the judge recused himself

Апелляционный суд отклонил ходатайство защиты Кочаряна о самоотводе судьи

The appeals court in Yerevan has ignored the complaint of the former President of Armenia Robert Kocharian and rejected the defense motion for disqualification of a judge leading the case.

Recall, his lawyers insisted on the recusal of the judge leading the case of the former President. He is accused of overthrow of the constitutional order. The defendants in this case 11-year-old in addition to former head of state also the two generals and the former Prime Minister.