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OSCE to conduct monitoring at Artsakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact

On August 21, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic), the OSCE Mission will conduct a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan at the Omar pass, press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Artsakh stated.

Improvement of military positions is constant process. Artsrun Hovhannisyan

The improvement of military positions is constant process.

Armenia government allocate additional 2.1bn drams for army

The Government of Armenia will allocate an additional 2,1 billion drams to improve the conditions of combat shifts of soldiers, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said on Facebook.

ICRC not yet visited Armenian soldier detained in Azerbaijan

Representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have not yet visited the Armenian soldier detained in Azerbaijan days ago.

Armenia soldier wounded by Azerbaijani cross-border gunfire

A soldier has been wounded by cross-border gunfire from Azerbaijan at the Armenia border, Ministry of Defense spokesperson Artsrun Hovhannisyan told Armenpress.

Azerbaijan has released information bait on position movements, says Armenian military’s spox

The Azerbaijani Border Service has released yet another information bait – presenting the movement of combat positions in its own territory to be exclusive achievements, Armenia’s Ministry of Defense spokesperson Artsrun Hovhannisyan said on Facebook.

ICRC involved in “confidential bilateral dialogue” over seized Armenian serviceman

The International Committee of the Red Cross is involved in confidential bilateral dialogue with representatives of the respective authorities regarding serviceman Arayik Ghazaryan who appeared in Azerbaijan, the International Committee of the Red Cross Yerevan office told Armenpress.

Soldier who ended up in Azerbaijan just got lost, Armenia defense minister says

The Armenian serviceman in Azerbaijan got geographically lost. The defense minister of Armenia, Davit Tonoyan, expressed this view Tuesday, speaking with reporters in Dilijan town, news.am reports.

Artsakh's military dismisses Azerbaijani "propaganda-machine" distortions

The Ministry of Defense of Artsakh has commented on the Azerbaijani reports regarding Private Arayik Ghazaryan, the conscripted serviceman of the Artsakh’s military who has appeared in the Azerbaijani territory in circumstances yet to be determined.

Bilateral engineering works underway at Armenia-Azerbaijan border

As a result of engineering works carried out bilaterally at the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, the Armenian side has significant achievements – Deputy Defense Minister Gabriel Balayan told reporters.

Azerbaijan violated ceasefire over 65 times in passing week

The Azerbaijani troops violated the ceasefire regime nearly 65 times on Artsakh-Azerbaijan contact line in the period of August 4-10, during which nearly 500 bullets were fired in the direction of Armenian border guards from different caliber weapons, informed the press service of the Defense Ministry of Artsakh

Armenian serviceman found hanged in Gyumri

The body of a serviceman of the Armenian Armed Forces has been found hanged in a home in Gyumri, Armenia’s second largest city.

Armenia Defense Minister receives ICRC representatives

Minister of Defense of Armenia Davit Tonoyan received today representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross led by Head of the ICRC Delegation to Armenia Claire Meytraud, reported the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Armenia.

OSCE conducts monitoring at Artsakh-Azerbaijan border

On August 6, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic), the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the border of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, in the north-east of the Hadrut region, press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Artsakh stated.

Governments of Armenia and Artsakh will be able to solve the housing issues of servicemen by the year 2023. Nikol Pashinyan

In terms of combat readiness of the army, the incumbent government of Armenia has things to boast about, but there are some things that can’t be made public, Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in his speech on August 5.

OSCE to conduct monitoring on Artsakh-Azerbaijan border

On August 6, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh, the OSCE Mission will conduct a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the border of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, in the north-east of the Hadrut region, press service of Artsakh MFA stated.

Defense Minister receives Armenia Diaspora youth representatives

Armenian Diaspore youth representatives have been hosted at the Armenian MOD Administrative Complex, headed by Zareh Sinanyan, the Chief Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs, Armenian MOD’s press service reported, news.am informs.

Armenia, Azerbaijan exchange arrestees

Armenian citizen Zaven Karapetyan, who had appeared in Azerbaijani territory in unknown circumstances on June 20, 2017 and was kept jailed, has been handed over on June 28 by Azerbaijan to representatives of Armenian authorities and the ICRC, the foreign ministry stated.

Armenia soldier dead in unknown circumstances

A conscripted military serviceman in Armenia has died in circumstances yet to be revealed, Defense Ministry spokesperson Artsrun Hovhannisyan said on Facebook.

Armenia humanitarian mission sappers demine 1,650 square meters in Syria

Sappers from the team of Armenian specialists, who are carrying out humanitarian mission in Syria, have demined 1,650 square meters of area during their technical survey and cleaning activities, from June 8 to 25.