NKR PRESIDENT DISCUSSES ARMY-BUILDING MATTERS
STEPANAKERT. - Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) President Bako Sahakyan on Saturday held a consultation with the supreme command unit of the NKR Defense Army, led by Defense Minister Movses Hakobyan.
Army building, situation along the Karabakh-Azerbaijan border, and avenues toward improving the military servicemen's social conditions were discussed at the consultation, Office of the NKR President informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.
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