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RA Prime Minister visited the Ministry of Emergency Situations 16:27 / 15.08.2014

On August 15, Republic of Armenia Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan accompanied by Cabinet members of RA visited the Ministry of Emergency Situations. Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan introduced the Prime Minister and members of the Government emergency fire and rescue equipment and devices designed for rescue operations. Thanks to the cooperation with the Ministry of Defense, the material and technical base of MES was supplemented by armored cars BTR-60, which...

Appointments and conferment of ranks in the MES 16:25 / 13.08.2014

On August 13, by decree of the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA Armen Yeritsyan a number of new appointments were performed in the Ministry of Emergency Situations: in the most important objects protection unit of Rescue Forces Department (RFD), in specialized rescue operation engineering-technical group of SSROIC, in R/S service management department, in OMD crisis management center, in Arabkir, Nor-Nork, Shengavit, Avan, Kentron and Achapnyak RD of Yerevan city, as well as in...

Impressive vacation at “Gugark” camp 17:48 / 12.08.2014

On August 1-10, by the initiative of the Minister of Emergency Situations of Armenia and the Trade Union organization of the Ministry of Emergency Situations was organized unforgettable vacation at camp “Gugark” in Lori region, for the children of employees of all divisions of the Ministry, as well as of regional rescue departments. 130 children, aged 10-15 had the opportunity to spend the summer vacation in wonderful nature in Lori. By ES Minister’s assignment at “Gugark”...

Armenian-Japanese landslide management new program kicks off 12:39 / 12.08.2014

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia jointly with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) started the implementation of a three-year program on “Landslide Disasters Management in the Republic of Armenia”. On August 12, in the conference hall of the Ministry of Emergency Situations was held the opening ceremony of the program, during which the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA A. Yeritsyan and Representative of Uzbekistan’s JICA Iida Jiro signed a...

Training at “Gugark” children’s camp 10:28 / 12.08.2014

“The camp is our home, we are the hosts” ….. With this slogan begins each day in the camp “Gugark” in Lori region, where from August 1-10 spent their holidays the children of employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and regional rescue departments. As it was planned, the camp regularly organized educational and instructive exercises, where actively took part the Ministry of Emergency Situations. On August 8, “Seismic Protection Survey” Agency held an interesting meeting with...

Appointments in MES 15:31 / 08.08.2014

On August 8, by order of the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA Armen Yeritsyan, in different divisions of the Ministry had been performed a series of new appointments: in rescue departments of Yerevan city R/S Nor Nork, Malatia-Sebastia, Kentron and Avan divisions, in the most important objects protection unit of Rescue Forces Department (RFD) and SP division, in special protection fire detachments of ANPP, as well as in regional fire-rescue detachments of Armavir, Shirak and...