Aysor, Armenia
Jan 4 2012

Serzh Sargsyan, Bako Sahakyan attend hospital opening ceremony

On 4 December President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan together
with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan attended a solemn ceremony of
opening the renovated military hospital after Valery Maroutyan in the
village of Ivanyan.

President Sahakyan stressed the importance of this institution for the
defense army noting that health care of the servicemen is among the
pivotal components of the fighting efficiency of the armed forces and
the state will continue to keep in the spotlight the solution of such

On the same day the Presidents were present at the demonstration
classes organized in one of the training centers of the Defense Army.
Afterwards in the NKR ministry of defense they met with senior staff
of the republic's armed forces.

Armenian and Karabakh Defense Ministers and other officials were
present at the events, Artsakh President's press office reported.