// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

Russian-Armenian military deal to be submitted for ratification

Russian-Armenian military deal to be submitted for ratification

PanARMENIAN.Net - Russian cabinet of ministers will submit an agreement on the development of military and technical cooperation with Armenia for presidential ratification.

The agreement stipulates for establishment of cooperation in the sectors of the development, production, operation, repair, modernization and utilization of weaponry and military equipment,” Russian media reported quoting the message posted on the government’s website.

Armenian parliament ratified the military cooperation agreement with Russia December 4, 2013. In June 2013, during the visit of the Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev to Armenia, a military and technical cooperation agreement was signed with Russia. The agreement stipulates for each side to supply military products with the same specifications as for one’s own armed forces. The agreement also enables the supplier to exert control over the presence of products and their compliance with the intended use to be described in an additional treaty.

According to another deal, Armenia and Russia will form a joint defense enterprise as well as the border guards and emergency situation experts training centers. With Russia’s assistance, Armenia’s defense industry will launch production of ammunition, armory, as well as form a repair base for land, air and air defense forces.

Related links:
 Top stories
Karabakh Defense Army troops continue controlling the situation along the entire line of contact and protecting their positions.
Azerbaijani troops, in particular, used various caliber firearms to fire over 240 shots towards the Armenian positions.
“The Co-chairs are in frequent touch with the Ministers and often hold meetings with them,” James Warlick said.
“We are ready to make concessions that aren’t viewed as opportune moments by Baku for attacking Karabakh,” Bako Sahakyan said.
Partner news