Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan received Russian first Deputy Defense Minister, Army General Arkady Bakhin. The latter briefed the Armenian DM on the work of the Russian Defense Ministry commission dispatched to Armenia to help investigate the slaying of a family of six in Gyumri.
Arkady Bakhin informed about the detainment of Valery Permyakov and the details of the probe under way at the Russian military base #102. He expressed the willingness of the Russian party to continue the cooperation with the Armenian law-enforcement bodies within the framework of the criminal case launched against Permyakov.
The Armenian Defense Minister urged to continue the coordinated cooperation between the defense agencies of the two countries to help the law-enforcement bodies to solve the case.