Azerbaijan has accused Armenia of using heavy machine guns and snipers in violation of the cease fire on the line of contact in the Karabakh conflict zone. Incidents were reported at various points. No casulaties were reported, and Armenia has not confirmed the incident.
source: commonspace.eu with agencies
Street protests continued in Yerevan on Thursday (19 April), and over one hundred persons were detained by police. Protestors are angry at the appointment of Serzh Sargsyan as Prime Minister at the end of his ten year stint as the country's president