Sunday, 22 February 2009

“No Service for US Citizens”

This is a protest action by the owner of this central Yerevan kiosk. “No Service for US Citizens” says the notice on the kiosk. quotes him as saying that this is to protest US embassy’s routine rejections of visas to Armenian citizens. This action is not directed against US citizens per se, he continues, but rather the US embassy officer who can simply say: «... You will leave and won’t come back». That's all. “A presumption of guilt” here without any justifications or explanations provided. And there is nothing you can do about it...

A very familiar story for many Armenian citizens who dealt with the US embassy in Yerevan.

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