YEREVAN (Armenpress)—The President of Artsakh, Bako Sahakian, called to order a meeting of the Security Council on Wednesday, the President’s press office reports. Issues related to organization of combat duty and improvement of engineering structures were on the agenda. The Armenia Fund 2014 Telethon and programs to be implemented within its frameworks were also on the agenda of the meeting.
Defense Minister Movses Hakobian delivered a report on the military. The President underlined that securing a high level of military readiness of the armed forces had always been among the most significant tasks of the state.
The meeting also discussed the construction of the Vardenis-Martakert highway with funds from the Armenia Fund Telethon. The meeting agreed on close cooperation between Armenia Fund organizers and Artsakh’s authorities, as well as on the importance of wide media coverage of the project.