Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan met with members of the Scientific Council of the State Pedagogical University on the occasion of the University’s 90th anniversary.
Speaking at the meeting, Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan said “at different periods of history the alumnae of the University have contributed to the development of the Armenian Army.” He reminded that the University formed brigades during the liberation war in Artsakh.
The Defense Minister emphasized the importance of cooperation between the fields of defense and education, which contributes to the progress of the defense system through the organization of joint military-patriotic events. Seyran Ohanyan briefed the attendees on the ongoing reforms in the army.
At the end of the meeting the Defense Minister presented several copies of the “20-year chronology of the Armenian Army” to the library of the Pedagogic University. Seyran Ohanyan awarded medals of the Defense Ministry to representatives of the faculty and presented a memorial gift to the museum of the University.
Rector of the Yerevan State Pedagogic University Ruben Mirzakhanyan awarded the Defense Minister with a medal dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the University.