The Armenian parliament on Wednesday passed in the second and final reading an animal rights bill effectively ending the use of wild animals in live circuses.
The government-drafted bill, among other things, will prohibit performances with wild animals in circuses.
The draft law was adopted in a vote of 60 for and 27 abstentions.
The list of the wild animals will be defined by a competent body.
Armenia bans use of wild animals in circus performances – Panorama | Armenian news