On 15 November Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan and President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan visited several military divisions of the Defense Army located in the central and eastern parts of the republic.
The Presidents also partook at the opening ceremonies of new objects in a set of military units, watched battalion tactical exercises in army posts and military drills.
President Sahakyan considered the continuous modernization of the technical equipment and raising the combat readiness of the servicemen pivotal directions of army building, adding that those processes highly contributed to maintenance of peace and stability in our region.
On the same day the Presidents of the two Armenian republics partook in the ceremony of opening a new angiography department upgraded with modern equipments in the Republican Medical Center of capital Stepanakert. President Sahakyan noted that consistent development of the health care sphere was and would always be in the spotlight of the state authorities.