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Russian border guards apprehend Turkish citizen for illegally crossing Armenia-Turkey border

Russian border guards in Armenia have apprehended a trespasser on the Armenian-Turkish border, the Russian Federal Security Service in Armenia told Armenpress.

Bako Sahakyan visited Defense Army units located in the central military region

On 12 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited one of the Defense Army's units located in the central military region and got acquainted on site with the soldiers' service, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Armenia defense minister heads to Uzbekistan

A delegation from Armenia, and led by Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan, has traveled to Tashkent.

Azerbaijan fails to lead OSCE mission to frontline positions during monitoring

On October 10, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, to the south from Gyulistan village of the Shahumian region, the foreign ministry of Artsakh said.

Bako Sahakyan visited the southern section of the borderline

On 9 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the southern section of the Artsakh-Azerbaijani borderline, got acquainted on site with the service of the servicemen and current situation, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

OSCE to conduct monitoring in Artsakh-Azerbaijan line of contact

In accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh, the OSCE Mission on Wednesday will conduct a planned monitoring of the ceasefire on the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, to the south from Gyulistan village of Shahumyan Region.

Bako Sahakyan visited several sections of the Artsakh-Azerbaijani borderline

On 8 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited several sections of the Artsakh-Azerbaijani borderline, got acquainted on site with the service of the servicemen and current situation, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Armenia Defense Minister, Georgia ambassador discuss regional conflicts

Armenian Defense Minister David Tonoyan received Georgian Ambassador Giorgi Saganelidze on Wednesday, Armenian Defense Ministry's press service reported.

President was present at the planned command staff musters

On 2 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan was present at the planned all-army command staff musters, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

It is a great honor for me that my modest contribution is highly appreciated by the leadership of Artsakh. Hayk Kotanjyan

It is a great honor for me to be awarded with ''Mkhitar Gosh" medal.

Armenia, Russia armed forces kick off joint trainings

The complex multi-level trainings, led by the commanders of Armenia’s air defense troops as well of the united contingent of the Armenian Armed Forces and the Russian Armed Forces’ troops, have kicked off on Thursday.

Defense Army serviceman Aghasi Mkrtchyan posthumously awarded with the "For Service in Battle" medal

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree according to which serviceman of the Artsakh Republic Defense Army's N division Aghasi Mkrtchyan was posthumously awarded with the "For Service in Battle" medal for bravery shown during the defense of the Artsakh Republic state border.

Artsakh army soldier dies

A 19-year-old soldier of the Artsakh military has been killed Wednesday evening in a military outpost of the Defense Army.

Colonel Boris Davidov was conferred the rank major-general

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

President Sahakyan visited the Homeland Defender's Rehabilitation Center in Yerevan

On 21 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the Homeland Defender's RehabilitationCenter in Yerevan, congratulated the servicemen recovering there on the holiday wishing them health and got acquainted with the conditions of the Center, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Artsakh Defense Minister: Are there any areas where no violations are recorded?

Artsakh Defense Minister Levon Mnatsakanyan admits that violations are recorded in the army.

Armenia MOD: Border with Azerbaijan is relatively stable

At this moment, it is relatively stable at the border with Azerbaijan.

Armenia soldier dies from Azerbaijan shooting

A contracted military serviceman of Armenia on Wednesday died in the area of responsibility of a military unit located in the northeastern direction of the country, and as a result of shooting by Azerbaijan.

Engineering units of Russian military base in Armenia commence special tactical exercises

Engineering units of the Russian military base of Armenia have commenced special tactical military exercises in the Kahmud and Alagyaz training grounds within the framework of bilateral company tactical drills.

Azerbaijan shoots at Armenia from Nakhichevan

On the evening of September 15, Azerbaijani armed forces fired shots toward Armenia’s Areni village, from Nakhichevan.