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MES CMSA Students Participated at the Scientific Conference of CSTO 17:31 / 20.11.2013

On November 18 in CSTO Institute and on November 19 in “Ani Plaza” hotel was held CSTO’s Scientific Conference. The conference was also attended by the students from MES Crisis Management State Academy along with the students from other universities. Similar meetings and seminars will be continuous and will be held in the universities of the capital.   

Fire Extinguishing Issues were Discussed 17:02 / 20.11.2013

Today, a session by participation of R/S operative service, rescue forces, Departments of Yerevan city, heads of crisis management center and commanders of firefighters-rescue brigades was held in the Ministry of Emergency Situations. The session was conducted by deputy director of R/S of MES of RA, major-general Vrezh Gabrielyan. Issues, included in agenda were related to fire extinguishing operation plans, card processing problems, the improvement of fire fighting alarm systems...

Strong Hurricane on the Italian Island of Sardinia 15:48 / 20.11.2013

At least 16 people were killed in the floods caused by the hurricane “Cleopatra” in Italian autonomous region of Sardinia. Hundreds evacuated, several people missing as heavy storms and floods tore through the island. The situation was extreme, all were at maximum alert. Mostly suffered Olbia port city , which streets were turned into rivers. Floods were caused by heavy and torrential rains, which submerged Italian regions in muddy floodwaters and rivers. The Crisis management center...

New Equipment for International Rescue Teams 14:57 / 20.11.2013

Today at the ministry of ES of RA Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation(SDCA) transferred new equipment to the ministry: summer and winter uniforms, helmets, rucksacks, sleeping bags, tents, equipments for providing lighting, for detecting dangerous substances, audio -video and geographic information search (GIS) devices, different kinds of cutting tools, means of communication and etc,. Minister of Emergency Situations A. Yeritsyan, representative of Swiss Agency for...

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Italy in MES 12:30 / 19.11.2013

Today Minister of ES A. Yeritsyan hosted Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Italy to Armenia Mr. Bruno Scapini. Welcoming the guests, the Minister especially said: “I am glad that you visited the Ministry of Emergency Situations. Though it is relatively a young institution, but it carries out multi-sectoral activities and the ministry includes services, that have centenary history. I attach great importance to cooperation with Italy, which I...

Rescue Dog was Awarded with Medals 17:29 / 18.11.2013

Recently, Armenian cynological, cynology-sport union had organized a general course of dog trainings study in Yerevan, and in November 17 a competition was held on defender-keeper, reconnaissance and search and rescue works. The competition was participated by dog from MES of RA, police, border troops and other structures and even individual citizens’ dogs. Ministry of Emergency Situations presented a 3years-old East European shepherd dog, Jack by name from R/S special...