CHIEF OF GENERAL STAFF OF RA

CHIEF OF GENERAL STAFF OF RA

Artak Davtyan

lieutenant general

Appointed Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces on May 24, 2018.

Activities

Served as commander in various military units of the Armed Forces.

Served as commander in various military units of the Armed Forces.

Appointed Deputy Head of Operative Department of the Armenian Armed Forces General Staff.

Appointed Head of Operative Department of the Armenian Armed Forces General Staff.

Promoted to major general.

Assigned Commander of 5th Army Corps.

Appointed Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces by a presidential decree.

Education

After graduating from secondary school, Davtyan was enrolled in Moscow Higher Military College, Command Tactical Department.

Studied at the Russian Defence Ministry’s Frunze Military Academy; graduated with a gold medal.

Studied at the Russian Armed Forces General Staff Academy; graduated with honours.

Other activity

Rewards

For Courage; Medal For Service to Homeland of 1st and 2nd degrees; St. Vardan Mamikonyan order; a number of other departmental medals.

Service and participation in combat operations

1990-1994 - Participated in combat operations.

1991-1992 - Served in a special regiment.

Rewards