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News TV Channel / At least 240 protesters have been detained in the Armenian capital as police has forcefully dispersed a rally against a hike in electricity prices in the impoverished former Soviet nation. Thousands of protesters angered by the planned price hikes marched on the presidential palace on Monday, accusing President Serzh Sarkisian's government of failing to combat poverty in the landlocked Caucasus nation. Several hundred of them remained on the streets overnight, holding a sit-in and blocking traffic.
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