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Armenian defense minister receives CoE Commissioner for Human Rights

18 January 2011 [17:45] - TODAY.AZ
Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan received Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Thomas Hammarberg to discuss issues related to human rights protection in the Armenian armed forces.

The Defense Minister presented reforms carried out to improve mechanisms of human rights protection in the armed forces.

Seyran Ohanyan and Thomas Hammarberg agreed to intensify activities towards increasing legal awareness of servicemen in order to strengthen protection of human rights in the armed forces.


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