Jehovah’s Witnesses Around the World

Armenia

Fast Facts—Armenia

  • 3,110,000—Population
  • 11,351—Ministers who teach the Bible
  • 136—Congregations
  • 1 to 279—Ratio of Jehovah’s Witnesses to population

LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS

How Armenia Came to Recognize the Right to Conscientious Objection

The history of conscientious objection in Armenia shows how favorable ECHR judgments effected a major change in the government’s treatment of conscientious objectors.

LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS

First Jehovah’s Witnesses Complete Alternative Civilian Service Program in Armenia

Witnesses in Armenia fulfill their obligation to the government in a way that respects their conscience and benefits the country and its citizens.

NEWS RELEASES

Armenia Releases Conscientious Objectors

How did a historic legal case culminate in the release of these Witnesses?

THE WATCHTOWER

European Court Upholds the Right to Conscientious Objection

Read about this milestone decision that now sets a precedent for other European countries.