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Armenian president suspends electricity hikes behind protest

Protesters gather during a protest rally against a hike in electricity prices in Yerevan, Armenia, early Saturday, June 27, 2015. Dancing and singing demonstrators protesting a hike in electricity prices blocked the Armenian capital's main avenue Friday for a fifth straight day, in a tough challenge to the ex-Soviet nation's government. (Davit Abrahamyan/PAN Photo via AP)YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — The president of Armenia on Saturday suspended hikes in household electricity rates in an effort to end the protests that have blocked the capital’s main avenue for six straight days. The demonstrators, however, didn’t disperse.

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