YEREVAN. – Armenian soldier fulfils the protection of the Armenian borders with honor, Armenian MOD Seyran Ohanyan told at the briefing on Tuesday.
The uniqueness of the Armenian army is its alert. Besides, over 30 % of army has the task to protect the borders of the homeland.
Ohanyan stated that the army will be based on inductees and contract based soldiers as usual. The MOD added that the contract-based service is a step towards professional army. Besides, youth is involved in the protection of the state borders. The modernization and fulfillment of weapons is still in progress.