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Minister of ES Armen Pambukchyan received the delegation headed by the Commander of the National Guard of the U.S. State of Kansas David A. Weishaar

18:38 / 05.05.2022

Today, on May 5, Minister of ES Armen Pambukhchyan received the delegation headed by the Commander of the National Guard of the U.S. State of Kansas, Adjutant General, Major General David A. Weishaar. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of the USA in Armenia Chip Laitinen.

Minister A. Pambukhchyan emphasized the importance of Kansas-Armenia cooperation, which started in 2003. Up to now mutual familiarization visits, training courses, seminars, commander and staff exercises were held within the framework of the cooperation.

The directions of the cooperation within the framework of the state partnership project, the further development and expansion of the support provided to Armenia by the State of Kansas were discussed at the meeting.

Major General David A. Weishaar expressed gratitude for welcoming him and hoped that the Armenian-American cooperation in the field of emergency situations would continue more actively and productively.

Minister Pambukhchyan invited the attendees of the meeting to the MES training base in Lusakert, where the official ceremony of handing the property of the cooperation project in the field of CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) is to be held by the Threat Reduction Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense tomorrow.


 

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