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Minister of Emergency Situations visits Garni Geophysical Observatory 15:03 / 25.08.2014

On August 25, Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan paid a regular working visit to Garni Geophysical Observatory. The Reset of the Observatory is one of the priorities of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, and activities related to the Observatory are always in the spotlight of the Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan. The Minister, accompanied by the leadership of the Ministry, toured all the rooms of a newly renovated three-story building of the...

Rescuers helped lost members of the expedition 09:40 / 25.08.2014

On August 24, at 21:11, the Crisis Management Center of the RA received an emergency call, informing, that on the northern side of Mount Aragats, nearby Lake Qari, citizens, who had gone hiking, were lost. Rescuers help is needed. A rescue squad of Aragatsotn regional rescue department, led by Deputy Head, Head of the regional CMC, r/s Lieutenant-Colonel Hrayr Darbinyan, was dispatched to the scene. It was found out, that a group of young people, who had gone hiking, decided to...

Consultation at MES 09:30 / 25.08.2014

On August 25, the regular weekly consultation was held at the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA, chaired by Minister Armen Yeritsyan. Director of Rescue Service, r/s Major-General S. Azaryan reported on incidents registered, implemented tasks and ongoing activities during the week. It was also reported on training exercises of internal qualifications appropriate to INSARAG-'s standards, which will be held in September. It was also reported to Minister on the...

Natural gas supply to Armenia has been restored 15:24 / 23.08.2014

Crisis Management Center of the MES of the RA received an information from “Gazprom Armenia” CJSC, according to which, today, on August 23, at 11:00 am, the supply of natural gas to Armenia has been restored.     

Steps towards re-equipment of Geophysical Observatory in Garni 11:22 / 23.08.2014

On August 22, a professional discussion was held in “Survey for Seismic Protection” Agency of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA, which was attended by heads and experts of “SSP” Agency, Seismic Protection Western and Northern Surveys, as well as the Institute of Geophysics and Engineering Seismology (IGES) of NAS located in Gyumri. IGES presented deformograph’s electronic block model designed and manufactured by them, having a problem on the basis of the model to put...

Recommended to all- swim only in public areas, where emergency workers are on duty all day long 16:48 / 22.08.2014

On August 22, commander of a special water-rescue detachment of Gegharkunik rescue service regional department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia, Senior Lieutenant Armen Chzmachyan during a press conference presented the work done by water rescuers, touched upon mortality statistics and once again warned: “As this year, based on good weather conditions, the number of vacationers has increased, I recommend our people to follow the instructions and advice...