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Activities of MES in 2013 were summarized 17:29 / 14.02.2014

Today, an expanded Board meeting was held in the conference hall of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, during which, the results of the activities of MES in 2013 were summarized. The meeting was attended by leaders of structural and separate divisions and representatives of the Ministry of Emergency Situations. The main report was delivered by the director of Rescue Service of MES of the RA, r/s major-general Sergey Azaryan, who in detail presented the activities implemented...

The results of the activity of the Yerevan subdivisions of the MES have been summarized 16:22 / 12.02.2014

Today, in Yerevan Municipality was held a meeting summarizing the results of activities of the subdivisions of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA functioning in the territory of Yerevan carried out in 2013. The consultation was attended by the Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan, Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan, as well as representatives of the leadership of the ministry and Yerevan Municipality. The main report was delivered by the Head of the...

New appointments and regular ranks 15:50 / 12.02.2014

Today, by decree of the Minister of Emergency Situations of RA Armen Yeritsyan, 19 new appointments were done in Yerevan city rescue department, in the most important objects protection unit of Rescue Forces Department (RFD), special fire and water-rescue detachments, special significance rescue works implementation center, “Nairit Plant” CJSC, in special protection fire detachments of ANPP and “HrazTESojsc”, OMD communication and notification department, crisis management center, as...

Regional Crisis Management Centers according to the President's instructions 11:00 / 12.02.2014

By the President’s instructions, the Ministry of Emergency Situations conducted works directed to the creation of regional crisis management centers. In order to observe works carried out, on February 11, the Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan visited Aragatsotn and Lori marzes. At first, Minister Yeritsyan visited Aragatsotn marz. He toured the area of the fire-rescue detachment of Ashtarak, got acquainted with current problems, conversed with the fire-rescuers. The...

Earthquake in Azerbaijan 16:30 / 10.02.2014

On February 10, at 16:06 pm, by the Armenian Seismic Protection Survey seismological network a 5,3 Magnitude earthquake was registered in the territory of Azerbaijan, 28 kilometers south-east of Shamakhi city. The tremor measured magnitude 7 at the epicenter. The geographical coordinates of the epicenter are north width 40.450 and east length 48.880. The hypocenter of the seismic activity was 50 kilometers beneath the surface. The underground shaking was felt in...

Council at the Ministry of Emergency Situations 14:27 / 10.02.2014

On February 10, a regular weekly session was held at the Ministry of Emergency Situations chaired by Minister Armen Yeritsyan.  Touching upon the President of the RA Serzh Sargsyan's visit to the Ministry of Emergency Situations last week, Minister Yeritsyan drew attention of the Leadership of the Ministry to the instructions given by the President. For revealing equal and qualified services across the territory of the Republic, as the President had stressed, it is important...