Kocharian Receives Karabakh Medal of Honor

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–On the occasion of the 8th anniversary of Karabakh’s independence–President of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Arkady Ghoukassian issued a decree September 2 awarding the Order "Golden Eagle" to the late Monte Melkonian for distinguished service and personal courage–Armenian President Robert Kocharian for distinguished services in the national liberation struggle of Karabakh–formation and strengthening of its independent statehood and restoration of its economy–and Seiran Oghanian for distinguished service in creating the Karabakh Defense Army and personal courage displayed in defending the homeland.

Ghoukassian also issued decrees awarding the Order "Battle Cross" First Class to 14 persons–the Order "Battle Cross" Second Class to 7 persons and the Medal for Courage to 12 persons for displaying courage in defense of the homeland.


Related posts

Discussion Policy

Comments are welcomed and encouraged. Though you are fully responsible for the content you post, comments that include profanity, personal attacks or other inappropriate material will not be permitted. Asbarez reserves the right to block users who violate any of our posting standards and policies.