Answering the questions of Armenian MPs about deficiencies of the Armenian army, Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan confessed that he was not aware of the deficiencies in the Armenian army. Pashinyan became aware of the deficiency of bullet-resistant vests during the first days of the 44-day war, AzVision.az reports.
Pashinyan also stated that he didn't willfully interfere in personnel policy of the army after coming to power as a result of the "velvet revolution". Major staff of the Ministry of Defense Minister of Armenia served during the period of the previous government.
- We think that the army is a special family. We must not interfere in its internal affairs. We were aware of constant risk of escalation. However, it became apparent that we were wrong.