The Russian military base in Armenia «is not aimed against anyone.» This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview to the Italian newspaper “Corriere della Sera”. «At the military base in Armenia since the Soviet times has been dislocated our military division, which plays a stabilizing role in the region, but it is not aimed against anyone. We have eliminated military bases in various regions of the world, including Cuba, Vietnam and so on. That is, our policy hasn’t any global offensive, aggressive nature, » clarified Vladimir Putin. Note: the Russian 102nd military base located in the city of Gyumri (Armenia) is one of the four Russian military bases abroad. The number of personnel of the base is about 5 thousand militants. The base was established in accordance with the Treaty on the legal status of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in the territory of Armenia, signed on August 21, 1992 and the Agreement on Russian military base on the territory of the Republic of Armenia, signed on March 16, 1995. The Treaty on the functioning of the base was extended until 2044.
Upper Lars without traffic jams: Trade Representative of Armenia to Russia on benefits of green corridor
Armenian vehicles are currently passing through the “green lane” on the checkpoint of “Upper Lars” …