The embassy of Russia in Armenia on Saturday congratulated all Armenian servicemen and citizens on the occasion of the 31st anniversary of the formation of the Armed Forces of Armenia.
"The combative brotherhood has strengthened the close and diverse ties of the Russian and Armenian peoples, made them stronger for centuries. Today, in the conditions of crucial challenges, it is an important factor in ensuring the security and sovereignty of our countries," also reads the respective message issued by the Russian embassy in Yerevan.
On January 28, 2023 the Armed Forces of Armenia celebrate the 31st anniversary of their establishment. On January 28, 1992 the government adopted the decision "On the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Armenia," thereby legally announcing the creation of the Armenian national army.