Video

«Լուրերի» բացառիկ հարցազրույցը ՀՀ գլխավոր դատախազ Արթուր Դավթյանի հետ

5 Vazgen Sargsyan street 0010 Yerevan Republic of Armenia

Tel: +374 (10) 511-650

E-mail: info@prosecutor.am

 

Responsible for ensuring freedom of information

The RA Prosecutor’s Office Division of Public Relations, head of the Division – Arevik Khachatryan

15.01.2019 | The total number of deaths in the armed forces decreased by 17 percent and the number of cases regarding the cases in military service by 32 percent.

In the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia and Artsakh Republic during 2018, 63 deaths of soldiers have been  recorded, 27 of them urgent soldiers, 23 contract soldiers,2 warrant officers and 1 army officer.

Out of 63 soldiers 38 deaths have been  related to military service, 25 of them have  occurred in circumstances not related to military service.

Deaths related to military service

7 as a result of killing by the enemy

11 as a result of suicide or causing  to commit suicide.

2 as a result of violation of the rules of use of weapons,

3 as a result of illness,

1 as a result of  mine blast,

1 as a result of  murder,

3 as a result of accidents,

6 as a result of  car accidents related to service

2 as a result of violation of the rules of military service,

2 as a result of violation of the flight rules or rules for their preparation.

 

25 deaths not related to military service

11 as a result of accidents not related to service

10 as a result of illness,

4 as a result of accidents,

56 deaths during 2017 related to military service in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia and the Artsakh Republic Defense Army have been recorded for the following reasons

23 as a result of killing by the enemy

10 as a result of suicide or causing  to commit suicide.

4 as a result of violation of the rules of use of weapons,

4 as a result of illness,

4 as a result of  mine blast,

3 as a result of  murder,

4 as a result of accidents,

4 as a result of car accidents related to service

20 deaths not related to military service during 2017 have occurred for the following reasons

1 as a result of murder,

5 as a result of  accidents not related to the service

12 as a result of illness,

2 as a result of accidents

It is noteworthy that in 2017 compared to 2018  the number of deaths  because of enemy shots as a result of the ceasefire violation has decreased more than three times.