ArmInfo.The concept offer by the Defense Minister, "Nation- Army" is aimed upbringing citizens of the society who will be demanding to the sector of security. Thew President of Armenia announced this during the forum of "nation-Army-2017" dedicated to the problems of the military educational sector.
"Nowadays, forum is a means of strengthening the connection of the society and especially the youth, with our Armed Forces. New initiatives, which are to be discussed today, as well as the potential gained during years will create a serious basis for the formation of a strong core of our commanders of the new generation, officers-in-stuff. From the "Monte Melkonyan" military school, which will be reopened in September in Dilijan with new and wide possibilities, to the new educational programs for our highest military institutions, from the civil universities to our servicemen of compulsory service, who carry combat duties on thje first line of defense, we must, by the reviewed policy, continue the strengthening of the respect and love of our society to Armenian Army", stated the President.
He stated that the state will continue the implementation of practical steps for its citizens who chose the army profession. "We also will continue our policy which is the special treatment to those who sacrificed their lives for the Fatherland or received disabilities during the service on our Armed Forces", he stated, informing that has already instructed the Minister of Defense to take practical steps immediately in the direction of providing houses to the families of the lost serviceman or those with disabilities of the first group.
The President also added that the patriotic upbringing is to be strengthened in every citizen firstly.
"Responsibility is not an abstract and high idea. Responsible is the man who has at least his own shelter." stated Sargsyan.
According to him, the reforms that are being implemented in the country are aimed at encouraging and strengthening this relationship. "The next few years will be decisive on this path. These changes are cardinal, they will be tangible for every citizen of the Republic of Armenia," the head of state promised, adding that being a master of one's own rights means being free.