Parliament ratifies deal on Armenia-Russia joint military units

  05 October 2017    Read: 890
Parliament ratifies deal on Armenia-Russia joint military units

The National Assembly of Armenia ratified the agreement on the creation of Armenian-Russian joint military units on Thursday, October 5, AzVision.az reports citing the Armenian media.

The document, approved on a vote of 87-7, stipulates that authorized bodies - namely, the defense ministries of both countries - determine the army staff.

The paper says the goal of the initiative is to provide military security for both countries in the Caucasus region.

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