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Strengthened service to prevent possible fires

Strengthened service to prevent possible fires 10:52 / 13.07.2022

Today, on July 13, Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Pambukhchyan called an urgent meeting. As the weather gets warmer, the risk of fires gets higher. Heads of the subdivisions of the department reported on the current situation, introduced the ongoing works initiated to prevent fires, as well as the tools, with the help of which, in case of urgency, the fire suppression will be carried out...

Disaster preparedness assessment in Armenia: MES hosted U.S European Command Team

Disaster preparedness assessment in Armenia: MES hosted U.S European Command Team 14:38 / 12.07.2022

Today, on July 12, a meeting was held in the Ministry of Emergency Situations with the participation of heads of different subdivisions of MES and the members of Disaster Preparedness Assessment team of U.S European Command. The discussion meeting was chaired by r/s colonel Tigran Petrosyan, Deputy Director of the Rescue Service...

Earthquake hit 14 km northeast from the village of Bavra

Earthquake hit 14 km northeast from the village of Bavra 22:48 / 11.07.2022

On July 11, at 22:25 local time (at 18:25 by GMT), the Seismological Network of the Regional Survey for Seismic Protection of the MES of the RA recorded an earthquake at the northern latitude 41.19⁰ and eastern longitude 43.96⁰...

Outdoor warning sirens to be tested in the settlement of Byurakn

Outdoor warning sirens to be tested in the settlement of Byurakn 15:50 / 11.07.2022

On July 12 during the time between 12:00 and 13:00, warning sirens are to be tested in the settlement of Byurakn of the community of Amasia in Shirak Province...

Clarification on the earthquake

Clarification on the earthquake 14:46 / 11.07.2022

We have already announced that on July 11, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit not far from the village of Bavra, at Georgia-Armenia border zone, the intensity of which was 6 points in the epicentral area...

MES sums up the previous week, 563 cases were recorded, out of which 221 were emergent

MES sums up the previous week, 563 cases were recorded, out of which 221 were emergent 11:56 / 11.07.2022

From July 4 to 10, 563 cases were recorded in the Crisis Management National Center of RS of MES, out of which 221 were emergent, including 137 fires, 1 collapse, 3 suicide attempts, 63 road traffic accidents, as well as 187 calls on household issues. 119 people were injured...