Armenia attaches importance to monitoring of ceasefire regime by the office of OSCE Personal Representative of the Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk’s office at the Armenian-Azerbaijani border’s Nakhijevan section, Armenian foreign ministry spokesperson Tigran Balayan told a press conference today.
On July 30, sixty-one soldiers were baptized in Shuhi’s Ghazanchechots church of Christ the Savior. The soldiers serve in Mataghis.
Armenia will participate in the upcoming Noble Partner 2018 multinational military exercises of NATO with a 4-man group, Armenian defense ministry spokesperson Artsrun Hovhannisyan said.
Twenty-year-old Republic of Artsakh Defense Army serviceman Davit Miloyan, who was wounded by the adversary, is still in critical but stable condition, News.am reports.
A soldier of the Artsakh’s Defense Army has been wounded by Azerbaijani gunfire in the evening of July 26 while on duty in a northeastern base.
I don't exclude the possibility of using Mingachevir hydro-power plant as a target. Artsakh's army can paralyze Azerbaijan’s economy if necessary.
During next conscription “This is me’’ project will be available for Artsakh recruits.
None of the sons of Artsakh officials has escaped from military service.
Servicemen do not have water problem on the frontline.
All vehicles donated to the Artsakh Defense Army are under its management.
Situation at the frontline is relatively calm. As compared to the years past, number of ceasefire violations has drastically decreased in all directions.
Azerbaijan’s cross-border gunfire at the Barekamavan border village in the Armenian province of Tavush hasn’t caused serious damages, defense ministry spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan said, adding that the situation is currently calm.
On July 23, a number of reporters from Armenia and Artsakh visited frontline and were in a number of military positions carrying out combat duty.
Armenia’s defense minister Davit Tonoyan says he is especially concerned over the activation of Azerbaijani armed forces in the Nakhijevan direction of the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, where a relative calm existed until now.
Large-scale tactical military exercises have kicked off at the Russian military base stationed in Armenia. The drills involve 3,000 troops, TASS reported.
On 18 July President Bako Sahakyan visited the Artsakh Republic defense ministry and held a working consultation with the Defense Army supreme command staff, presidential office said.
The team of the Armed Forces of Armenia will depart for Russia to participate in the International Army Games 2018 that will be held from July 17 to August 12 in the territory of Russia and Belarus. As the defense ministry reported in a release, our servicemen will be stationed in Kostroma, Novosibirsk, Penza, St. Petersburg, Noginsk, Brest where the competition will be planned.
The tension in the frontline has decreased compared to the past week, Tigran Abrahamyan – Artsakh President’s adviser on security affairs, said, adding that, however, the situation can change very rapidly.
Azerbaijani side opened fire on the Armenian town of Chambarak, spokesperson for Defense Ministry Artsrun Hovhannisyan told News.am.
In June, the ICRC representatives visited again individuals detained in relation to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.