Armenian Defence Ministry

Foreign Intelligence Agency to appear in Armenia

Foreign Intelligence Agency to appear in Armenia

Armenian Security Council Secretary Armen Grigoryan announced the Foreign Intelligence Agency as part of the reform of law enforcement agencies would be established soon. He noted that the government together with the …

Shoigu and Harutyunyan discuss situation in Karabakh

Shoigu and Harutyunyan discuss situation in Karabakh

Russian Defense Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu held telephone talks with his Armenian counterpart Vagharshak Harutyunyan. The relevant information was published on the website of the Russian department. According to the …

Armenian Defense Minister pays visit to Moscow

Armenian Defense Minister pays visit to Moscow

Armenian Defense Minister Vagharshak Harutyunyan left for Moscow on a working visit, the press service of the department reports. During the visit, the Armenian delegation headed by Harutyunyan will hold meetings with the head of the …

Armenian army completely demoralized, Uzeyir Jafarov says

Armenian army completely demoralized, Uzeyir Jafarov says

The occupying Armed Forces of Armenia are completely demoralized, military expert Uzeyir Jafarov said during an interview with the Vestnik Kavkaza correspondent. According to him, today, the situation at the front remains tense, but the …

Armenian Defense Ministry discusses situation in Middle East

Armenian Defense Ministry discusses situation in Middle East

The leadership of the Armed Forces of Armenia held a meeting discussing the situation in the Middle East. Special instructions were given based on the results of the meeting, the spokesman for the Ministry of Defense of the Republic Artsrun …

Armenian Defense Ministry leadership may resign - media

Armenian Defense Ministry leadership may resign - media

Armenia's acting Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan is expected to hand in his resignation today, an informed source told Interfax. The newspaper Zhoghovurd has reported that first deputy defense minister Artak …

 Armenia’s deputy defense minister dismissed

Armenia’s deputy defense minister dismissed

Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan has signed a decree on relieving Ara Nazaryan from the post of deputy defense minister, the president’s press service said. He worked in the defense …

Flights of CIS military aircraft to be coordinated in Yerevan

Flights of CIS military aircraft to be coordinated in Yerevan

The subsequent session of the Committee for Ensuring Flight Security of the CIS member states will be held in Armenia from June 6 to 8 and pursuant to the 2017 working plan of the Council of Defense Ministers of CIS member states, the press …

Armenian cadet dies at military unit’s medical facility

Armenian cadet dies at military unit’s medical facility

The Investigative Committee of Armenia is conducting an investigation to ascertain the cause of death of Cadet Sargis Apinyan.   According to preliminary data, the health of Cadet Apinyan, a compulsory serviceman at a military …

Jailed Armenian defense official hospitalized

Jailed Armenian defense official hospitalized

A senior defense official who was recently detained along with two other high-ranking servicemen has been hospitalized. The head of the Armed Forces’ Armament Department, Major-General Melsik Chilingaryan, is now …

Russia and Armenia boost military-technical cooperation

Russia and Armenia boost military-technical cooperation

Yerevan hosts the session of the Armenian-Russian Intergovernmental Commission for military and technical cooperation. The meeting is chaired by the heads of the Armenian and Russian parts - Armenian Deputy Defense Minister Alik …

Armenian Defense Ministry sums up results of the year

Armenian Defense Ministry sums up results of the year

The Defense Ministry of Armenia held a meeting of commanders in order to sum up the results of the ministry's work in 2015, the press service of the Defense Ministry reports. The main speaker was the Chief of the General Staff of …

Seyran Oпanyan to visit Tajikistan

Seyran Oпanyan to visit Tajikistan

On Monday an Armenian delegation headed by the Minister of Defense, Seyran Oganyan, will visit Tajikistan, the press service of his department reports. In Dushanbe, the head of the Defense Ministry will attend a joint …