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SERVICEMAN WOUNDED IN MINE BLAST RECOVERING

44-year-old contract serviceman Loris Chobanyan, a resident of the village of Nerqin Karmiraghbyur, was wounded in a mine blast on Monday.

Loris Chobanyan

He was transported to the Berd hospital and underwent surgery – doctors had to amputate part of his leg below the knee. He was later transported to Yerevan’s Muratsan hospital.

Talking to Armlink.am, Mr Chobanyan’s relatives said that he is now in the intensive care unit and feeling better.

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ARMENIAN SOLDIERS SINGING PATRIOTIC SONG

One can speak a lot of patriotism, with a smartphone in his hands or sitting in a café or lying on a beach.

Real patriotism is in trenches and tanks, trucks and helicopters.

ARMENIAN SOLDIERS SINGING PATRIOTIC SONG

Look at the sincere guys full of spirit – both in their speech and performing a song that was sung on the Karabakh battlefields in the hardest times. And it is being sung now as well.

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ARMENIA’S PREMIER RELIEVES TOP-RANKING GENERAL OF POST

RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan signed a decree relieving Colonel-General Movses Hakobyan of the post of Chief Military Inspector.

Movses Hakobyan

Mr Hakobyan was appointed to the post on May 24, 2018.

Still earlier he held the post of the Chief of Joint Staff, RA Armed Forces.

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THE ART OF SAVING LIVES: NOVEMBER 17 IS MILITARY MEDICAL DAY

They save lives in the most difficult situations. They are both doctors and indispensable officers in the formation of the national army.

Military physicians stand by the nation, army and ordinary solders with their ran, heart dictation and professional secrets. How many lives they have saved and how great their role is in the formation and development of the army.

Military doctors are the main responsible for the health of the soldiers. Thanks to their dedicated work, the Armenian soldier stands firmly on the border ready to fight and defend the homeland.

Dear military doctors, you are saving the lives by whom we live in peaceful country. Congratulations to the Armenian military doctors on their professional day!

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ARTSAKH HERO ROBERT ABAJYAN WOULD HAVE TURNED 23 TODAY

Robert Abajyan (nickname Manumentsi Kyaj). After 2016 April War this name became known for everyone. Robert realized the greatest heroic deed, showed exclusive bravery and courage, sacrificing his life to the motherland. He immortalized during the Four-Day war, leaving us the idiom “Under no circumstances are you to abandon this position!”. He was friendly, active, hardworking and fearless person, but the most important he was extremely loyal one.

During the war he remained loyal, loyal to his homeland and defended his Motherland. Abajyan fought for several hours against special forces groups of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces in Martakert district, during the April Four-Day war in 2016. After finding himself alone and against larger enemy numbers, he pulled out a grenade and blew up the approaching Azeri soldiers with himself. Every Armenian in the world should know his name and should learn about his sacrifice.

He is immortal in the hearts of generations.

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HIGH-RANKING ARMENIAN ARMY OFFICER ARRESTED OVER FUEL THEFT

While other Armenian servicemen are defending the homeland risking their own lives, some army officers commit disgraceful acts, which cause serious damage to the state.

One of them is Lieutenant-Colonel Armen Bakhshyan, Commander of an air-defense battalion, who has been arrested over misappropriating fuel worth a total of AMD 9 538 457 ($19,982).

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CONSCRIPT SOLDIER KILLED ON ARTSAKH BORDER

Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Spokesman for the RA Ministry of Defense, made the following statement on his Facebook page:

“On November 4, at about 7:30p.m., under yet unexplained circumstances, Erik Ararat Harutyunyan (born in 2000), a conscript solider in one of the military units of the NKR Defense Army, received a fatal gunshot wound. 

“An investigation into the incident has been launched.”

According to further details, the soldier’s body was found with a gunshot jaw wound. A criminal investigation into alleged forced suicide has been launched.

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ARMENIAN ARMY OFFICER WORLD PARA-ARMWRESTLING CHAMPION

Constanta, Romania, is hosting the 2019 World Armwrestling & Para-Armwrestling Championship (October 26 – November 4). Sargis Stepanyan, an officer of the Armenian Armed Forces, won in the Disabled Standing Men class.

ARMENIAN ARMY OFFICER WORLD PARA-ARMWRESTLING CHAMPION

Mr Stepanyan lost three of his limbs in a mine blast in Artsakh, in the summer of 2014. He was carrying his wounded companion-in-arms across a minefield during an Azerbaijani military raid.

This September he was promoted to Colonel.

ARMENIAN ARMY OFFICER WORLD PARA-ARMWRESTLING CHAMPION

Another Armenian arm-wrestlers Serob Abrahamyan won the championship in the PIUH 85 class.

ARMENIAN ARMY OFFICER WORLD PARA-ARMWRESTLING CHAMPION
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AZERBAIJAN RESORTS TO BORDER PROVOCATION

Last night, the Azerbaijani armed forces sniped at the Armenian defensives in the region of Voskevan, Baghanis and Voskepar, Tavush region, Armenia.

The Azerbaijani side started sniping from heavy machineguns at 3:00a.m. and continued until 5:30a.m. The Armenian frontier guards retaliated.

On his Facebook page, Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Spokesman for the RA Ministry of Defense, wrote that the retaliation proved effective. No casualties from the Armenian side.

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CSTO INDESTRUCTIBLE BROTHERHOOD 2019 MILITARY DRILLS ENTER FINAL STAGE IN TAJIKISTAN

The Indestructible Brotherhood 2019 in Tajikistan have entered their final stage in the at the Harb-Maidon training ground in Tajikistan.

The troops of states will take part in the final stage. 

CSTO INDESTRUCTIBLE BROTHERHOOD 2019 MILITARY DRILLS ENTER FINAL STAGE IN TAJIKISTAN
CSTO INDESTRUCTIBLE BROTHERHOOD 2019 MILITARY DRILLS ENTER FINAL STAGE IN TAJIKISTAN

Cooperation between the troops of Armenia, Russia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Belarus feature the drills.

It is part of the drills in the Central Asian region through collective security.

CSTO INDESTRUCTIBLE BROTHERHOOD 2019 MILITARY DRILLS ENTER FINAL STAGE IN TAJIKISTAN
CSTO INDESTRUCTIBLE BROTHERHOOD 2019 MILITARY DRILLS ENTER FINAL STAGE IN TAJIKISTAN

The first stage envisaged a counter-terrorist operation to destroy militant groups. At the second stage, the CSTO peacekeeping forces will carry out an operation to maintain peace in the Central Asian region.