Armenian Security Council Secretary Armen Grigoryan said they wanted to completely renew the Armenian Army and said: “Since November 2020, we have received weapons from Russia for the modernization and renewal of our arsenal. noted.
In an interview with Armenian state television, Grigoryan made statements about Russian arms deliveries to the country.
Stating that the Armenian government aims to complete the process of “renewing” its army as soon as possible, Grigoryan said, “The Armenian government wants to completely renew its army. As of November 2020, we have received weapons from Russia for modernization. and the renewal of our arsenal. It’s an ongoing process. used sentences.
“THE TRANSPORT OF ARMS ABROAD IS THE SOVEREIGN RIGHT OF RUSSIA”
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In the statement made by the Armenian government on August 18, it was stated that there will be cooperation with Russia in the process of modernizing and renewing the country’s military.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mariya Zakharova said in a statement on August 19: “The export of arms abroad is the sovereign right of Russia. The Russian side takes into account the need to maintain a balance of power in the region. had used the words.
The Azerbaijani army, which launched an operation on September 27, 2020 to save Nagorno-Karabakh and the surrounding provinces from the occupation of Armenia, both saved its lands from occupation and dealt a heavy blow to the Armenian army in the war that ended in November. 10, 2020.
According to research by Azerbaijan State Economic University (UNEC), Armenia lost $ 4.8 billion in weapons during the war.