On 5 June President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan convoked a meeting of the NKR Security Council. Issues related to the organization of the 2012 crop harvest activities were on the agenda of the meeting.
Prime-minister Ara Haroutunyan, minister of agriculture Andranik Khachatryan, director of the rescue service Arthur Haroutyunyan, director of the countryside and agriculture assistance fund Vahram Baghdasaryan and heads of regional administrations delivered corresponding reports and speeches.
For efficient organization of the harvest activities President Sahakyan entrusted the Cabinet of Ministers to form a situation room at the head of the minister of agriculture, which is to carry out all the necessary work and submit information on the situation to the President with a 10-day periodicity. The situation room is to be formed before June 10, 2012.
Bako Sahakyan underlined that the whole process of this strategic issue should be widely covered by the mass media.