ArmInfo.Armenian Minister of Defense David Tonoyan received the Ambassador of Finland to our country, Arja Makkonen (Residence - Helsinki) and the newly appointed military attache of the embassy, Major Jan Pukil (residence - Moscow).
ArmInfo. The National Security Service of Armenia responded to the accusations of the well-known human rights activist, the head of the Vanadzor office of the Helsinki Citizens Assembly, Arthur Sakunts, against senior NSS officials.
ArmInfo. The chairman of the commission, dealing with prisoners, hostages and missing persons, Armenian Minister of Defense David Tonoyan met with a delegation led by the head of the Yerevan office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Claire Meitro.
ArmInfo. Armenian President Armen Sarkissian congratulated Mikhail Piotrovsky, Director General of the State Hermitage Museum, on his 75th birthday, appreciating the academician's contribution in such areas as oriental studies, museum work, pedagogy and the social science. ArmInfo was informed about this in the press service of the President of Armenia.
ArmInfo.For threats against the lawmaker of the Armenian parliament Karen Sarukhanyan a resident of Gyumri named "Sheko" was detained. Thus, according to the report of the deputy head of the department of public relations and information of the police of Armenia Edgar Janoyan, published on Facebook, MP Karen Sarukhanyan on December 9 on his page on the same social network reported that a few hours ago in Gyumri two people hit his friend and threatened that he would be next. At the same time, Sarukhanyan did not report on the reasons why his friend was beaten.
ArmInfo.Armenia opposed the Ukrainian resolution adopted by the UN General Assembly on "the militarization of Crimea and Sevastopol, as well as parts of the Black and Azov Seas."