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Armenia celebrates Day of Karabakh Occupants

Yesterday, the most militarized member of the Council of Europe (and the third most militarized country in the world) Armenia celebrated one of the main state holidays - the Army Day. On this day, by tradition, the authorities openly acknowledge …

Andranik Margaryan appointed deputy chief of Armenian army

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan signed a decree on Saturday to appoint Major General Andranik Margaryan deputy chief of staff of the Armenian Armed Forces, reports. Andranik Margaryan will be in charge for military training. …

Almost 300 soldiers die in Armenian army

In 2010-2017, 296 Armenian soldiers died in non-combat conditions, according to the report, prepared by the Peace Dialogue organization. The report reads that the death of Armenian soldiers occurred mainly due to internal factors, …

Armenia continues breaking ceasefire with Azerbaijan

Over the past 24 hours, Armenia’s armed forces have 132 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said Jan. 20, Trend reports. The report notes …

Armenian serviceman wounded in landmine explosion

A serviceman of the Armenian Armed Forces was wounded in a landmine explosion on December 11 while on duty in the northeastern section of the country’s state border, Armenian defense ministry spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan …

Armenian soldier kills his fellow soldier in Karabakh

A serviceman of the Armenian army shot dead his fellow soldier, Narek Marzpetuni Adibekyan, born in 1996. The incident occurred in Azerbaijan's Nagorno-Karabakh region occupied by Armenia. An investigation was launched …

Armenian soldiers beat each other up in Agdere

An officer of regiment of the Armenian army, Captain Gurgen Grigoryan has been severely beaten by his fellow soldiers and was hospitalized in serious condition. The incident happened in one of the military units located in an …

Karapetyan meets with protesting university students

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan has met with students gathered outside the Government Building in Yerevan to protest a government sponsored bill that would do away with most student draft deferments, Hetq Online …