Karabakh-Armenia: NKR leader, RA military official discuss cooperation in army building

Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) President Bako Sahakyan on Monday met with head of the General Staff of the Republic of Armenia’s Armed forces, Colonel-General Yuri Khachaturov, the NKR President’s Office reported.

According to the press release, issues relating to the large-scale combat operations launched recently by Azerbaijan against the NKR and cooperation between the two Armenian states in the sphere of army building were addressed during the meeting.

NKR Defense Minister Levon Mnatsakanyan also reportedly took part in the meeting.

Meanwhile, Armenia’s first president Levon Ter-Petrosyan (1991-1998) on Monday also traveled to the NKR where he was expected to meet with the country’s leadership, including with President Sahakyan.