COMMANDER OF RUSSIAN LAND FORCES DISCUSSES RUSSIAN MILITARY BASE IN YEREVAN

Mediamax
Oct 26 2012
Armenia

Yerevan/Mediamax/. The working visit of Commander-in Chief of Russian
Land Forces, Colonel-General Vladimir Chirkin to Armenia is over.

As the press service of Armenian Defense Ministry reports, the
purpose of the visit was to check the readiness of units of the
Russian military base stationed in Armenia.

Within the framework of his visit, Colonel-General Vladimir Chirkin met
with Armenian Minister of Defense Seyran Ohanyan and Chief of Staff of
Armenian Armed Forces, Colonel-General Yuri Khachaturov. The parties
discussed a wide range of issues related to the activity of the Russian
military base in Armenia as well as bilateral military cooperation.