De Facto
Dec 1, 2008

YEREVAN, 01.12.08. DE FACTO. The delegation of Armenia's Police
headed by Major-General of Police Alik Sargsian, the Department Head,
visited Karabakh.

The Nagorno-Karabakh PM Ara Harutyunian received the Armenian

In the course of the visit the Head of the Karabakh government
highlighted the importance of strengthening cooperation between
various departments of the two Armenian states.

"Mutual visits and contacts between various structures of Armenia
and NKR have been recently activated, and due to the relations we
are trying to create business atmosphere we are deeply in need of",
the NKR PM noted.

In his turn, the Head of RA Police attached importance to cooperation
between Policies of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.

"Our visit is of acquaintance nature, and all amendments being
implemented in Armenia also take place in Artsakh. We will go on
strengthening our cooperation, we should follow one path and always
be together", Sargsian noted.

A number of members of Karabakh Police were awarded with medals
and certificates of honor of Armenia's Police, Robert Shaferian,
the Head of the NKR Police, was awarded a medal for strengthening
cooperation, NKR Road Police received two cars. The members of the
Armenian delegation also received souvenirs.

Nagorno-Karabakh Defense Minister, Lt.-General Movses Hakobian awarded
the H ead of the RA Police Alik Sargsian with the memorable medal of
the NKR Armed Forces.

In his turn, the Head of Armenia's Police awarded the Karabakh Defense
Minister with a medal for cooperation with the RA Police and presented
UAZ car to the NKR Defense Army.

The delegation of Armenia's Police also visited Nagorno-Karabakh and
Azeri Armed Forces' contact line.