Bako Sahakyan met with supreme command staff of the Defense Army
On 28 July Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan held a consultation with the supreme command staff of the Defense Army at the head of defense minister Movses Hakobyan.
Issues related to army building, situation along the Karabagh-Azerbaijan borderline and amelioration of social conditions of the servicemen were discussed at the consultation, the Central Department of the Office of the Artsakh Republic President reported.
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