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Graduation exams held for contract sergeants

The graduation exams for squad and platoon sergeants of the petty officers’ school, serving on contract basis, was held on 16 august. Some 57 contracted sergeants attended the exams; six of them will serve as platoon sergeants, and 51 as squad sergeants. The commander of the military unit, Col. V. Arsenyan, handed certificates of completion to the contract sergeants during the solemn ceremony.

17 August, 2018

Performance of commission dealing with complaints from citizens during conscription period summed up

The defence minister’s public committee for consideration of the complaints from citizens summed up the performance of the commission dealing with complaints from citizens during the 2018 summer conscription period, that demonstrates the effective work of the commission.

15 August, 2018

Meeting of CIS Defence Ministers Council committee to be held in Minsk

A meeting of the CIS Defence Ministers Council’s Air Defence Committee will be held in Minsk on 14-16 of August. Armenia will be represented by a working group led by the head of the Armenian Armed Forces Air Defence Troops.

14 August, 2018

CSTO United Staff representatives to hold meeting in Yerevan

A meeting of the heads of CSTO armed forces encoding services, attended also by the CSTO armed forces and Joint Staff representatives, will be held in Yerevan on 14-17 of August. The meeting is held under the CIS Defence Ministers Council’s 2018 working plan.

14 August, 2018

Armenian, Russian defence ministers meet in Moscow

Armenian Defence Minister Davit Tonoyan met on 11 August with Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu as part of his visit to Moscow. During the meeting, the parties discussed the current issues of the Armenian-Russian bilateral military-political, military and military-technical cooperation and forthcoming steps. They also discussed the joint programmes carried out within international organisations, in particular, in the CSTO.

13 August, 2018

Group of discharged military servicemen with complaints hosted in Defence Ministry

Nikolay Baghdasaryan, an adviser to Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, and Aleksandr Avetisyan, the head of the Defense Ministry's Human Rights and Good Conduct Centre, received on August a group of discharged servicemen who demand that their participatin in the April 2016 battles be recorded in their military books.

9 August, 2018

Exercises held in 5th Army Corps

9 August, 2018

Defence minister receives Armenian Wounded Heroes Foundation president

Armenian Defence Minister Davit Tonoyan received on 8 August Razmik Arzumanyan, President of the Armenian Wounded Heroes Foundation. Arzumanyan briefed the minister on the works accomplished in the past two years, in particular, the aid shown to the Armenian army.

8 August, 2018

Representatives of Armenian Armed Forces Air Defence Troops and Armament participate in International Army Games -2018

Representatives of the Armenian Armed Forces Air Defence Troops and Armament are participating in the Clean Sky and infantry combat vehicles subdivisions competition, held in China, 5-8 August, as part of the International Army Games -2018. In addition, Armenian Air Force representatives will attend as observers the Aviadarts competition, held in Russia.

7 August, 2018

Press Release

A working group led by the head of the Armenian Armed Forces General Staff's Communications Department will attend the “Prospects of Organising and Developing Communications in Armed Forces” working meeting to be held in Minsk on 7-9 August.

7 August, 2018

Armenian tank crew in semi-finals in Alabino

The last individual race with the participation of the Armenian tank crew took place in Alabino, near Moscow.

6 August, 2018

Armenian citizen surrenders weapons, ammunition to Military Police

Following explanatory works by Military Police officers, a person identified as S.P. voluntarily surrnedered to the Military Police an AK -74 assault rifle, one magazine for 5.45 mm rounds with 30 rounds, one 16-mm hunting rifle, two anti-tank mines, 600 pieces of 7.62-mm rounds and 60 pieces of 5.45-mm rounds.

2 August, 2018