Meeting with delegation of the "Yerkrapah" Volunteers Union
On 11 May Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received delegation of the "Yerkrapah" Volunteers Union (YVU) headed by chairman of the organization's board Manvel Grigoryan. A range of issues related to the situation along the Karabagh-Azerbaijani borderline, army-society ties and upbringing of the younger generation were addressed during the talks. For courage and bravery shown during the defense of the Homeland and in connection with the Victory Day, the 25th anniversary of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic Defense Army and Liberation of Shoushi President Sahakyan handed in high state awards to a group of YVU members. NKR defense minister Levon Mnatsakanyan and other officials partook at the meeting.