Press releases

The regular Session of the Council of the Heads of Security Bodies and Special Services of the CIS member-states took place in Dushanbe
23 May 2019
The regular Session of the Council of the Heads of Security Bodies and Special Services of the CIS member-states took place in Dushanbe

On May 21 2019, the delegation of RA National Security Service, headed by Director Artur Vanetsyan, participated in the 46th Session of the Council of the Heads of Security Bodies and Special Services of the CIS member-states that took place in Dushanbe.T...

The current situation at Bagratashen Customs Point
22 May 2019
The current situation at Bagratashen Customs Point

The information provided by the merchants on the current situation in Bagratashen Customs Point is being clarified.The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, as a result of operative-intelligence measures conducted within the framework of i...

The author of the false alarm call on a terrorist act was disclosed
14 May 2019
The author of the false alarm call on a terrorist act was disclosed

On May 14 2019, at 2:10 PM, the Police of Armenia received an alarm call on the hotline that an explosive device was installed in the 3rd building of the Government of Armenia. As a result of urgent operative-search measures conducted by the officers of t...

A High-ranking Official of the SSFS Detained
10 May 2019
A High-ranking Official of the SSFS Detained

As a result of the operative-search measures conducted within the framework of the implementation of its functions to fight economic and corruption crimes, the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia detected another incident of receiving a b...

NATIONAL SECURITY SERVICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA REVEALED AN ESPIONAGE CASE
07 May 2019
NATIONAL SECURITY SERVICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA REVEALED AN ESPIONAGE CASE

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, carrying out the authorities vested upon it by law aimed at obtaining information on the threats posed to the security of the Republic of Armenia and at strengthening the foundations of the State, ...

Corruption scheme has been revealed and disrupted
03 May 2019
Corruption scheme has been revealed and disrupted

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia detected and disrupted a corruption scheme in the result of operative-investigative activities and complex investigative actions undertaken within the framework of its anti-corruption activities, in...

Large amounts of money were extorted by deceit in the cemetery for land acquisitions.
30 Apr 2019
Large amounts of money were extorted by deceit in the cemetery for land acquisitions.

As a result of operative-search measures and integrated investigation activities conducted within the framework of the implementation of its functions to combating crime, the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia detected and prevented a la...

Detained while Taking a Bribe
29 Apr 2019
Detained while Taking a Bribe

 On April 25 2019, National Security Service of Republic of Armenia received a report from RA citizen on regular bribe extortion charges since 2017 by an operative of Kotayk Criminal Investigation Division of Kotayk Provincial Department.  Accor...

Armenian border guards celebrated the professional holiday
26 Apr 2019
Armenian border guards celebrated the professional holiday

On April 26, the servicemen of the Border Guard Troops of the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia celebrated the professional holiday, Border Guard’s Day. Traditionally, the main event of the day became the solemn parade.The event w...

Tribute to the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide
24 Apr 2019
Tribute to the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide

On April 24, on the occasion of the 104th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide the leadership and the officers of the National Security Service of RA visited Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex. The officers of the National Security Service paid tribute to t...

Dozens  of cases of theft of other person’s property committed by prisoner were detected
23 Apr 2019
Dozens of cases of theft of other person’s property committed by prisoner were detected

As a result of large-scale operative-search measures and integrated investigation activities conducted within the framework of the implementation of its functions to fight against crime, the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia detected do...

Report about the criminal case initiated against officers of State Control Service of RA
18 Apr 2019
Report about the criminal case initiated against officers of State Control Service of RA

Taking into account the public interest in criminal case in connection with the alleged abuses committed by the officers of the State Control Service, the National Security Service of RA informs that on 18 April 2019 Davit Sanasaryan was charged under Art...

Director of the NSS of RA A.Vanetsyan Hosted the Delegation of the Antiterrorist Center of the CIS Member-States
09 Apr 2019
Director of the NSS of RA A.Vanetsyan Hosted the Delegation of the Antiterrorist Center of the CIS Member-States

 On April 9, 2019, Director of the National Security Service of RA Colonel A.G.Vanetsyan hosted the delegation of the Antiterrorist Center of the CIS Member-States headed by Deputy Head of the Center Major-General S.G. Dudko; the delegation arrived f...

Agreement on Collaboration between National Security Services of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Artsakh
08 Apr 2019
Agreement on Collaboration between National Security Services of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Artsakh

On 6-7 April the delegation of the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia headed by Director Artur Vanetsyan paid a two-day visit to the Republic of Artsakh. Within the framework of the visit, Director of the NSS met with President of the Re...

Results of combat and operational service activities of Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA
05 Apr 2019
Results of combat and operational service activities of Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA

During the first quarter of the year (2019) subdivisions of Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA prevented 20 cases of violation of the RA state border regime and 15 cases of violation of border regime with the participation of 66 people, 36 of them w...