Press releases

Citizen of the Republic of Armenia, internationally wanted since 2001, found by RA NSS officers
21 june 2019
Citizen of the Republic of Armenia, internationally wanted since 2001, found by RA NSS officers

As a result of realization of the operational data received by the National Security Service of RA, 56-year-old citizen of the Republic of Armenia, who has been internationally wanted since 2001, was found. From December of 2000 to October of 2001, stabl...

Case of Embezzlement of Another Person’s Property by a Group of Persons under Pretext of Receiving Bribe Detected
21 june 2019
Case of Embezzlement of Another Person’s Property by a Group of Persons under Pretext of Receiving Bribe Detected

As a result of large-scale operative-search activities undertaken by officers of the National Security Service of RA within the framework of implementing the functions to combat crime, a case of embezzlement of another person’s property by a group o...

Case of Apparent Abuse of Authority and Official Fraud Was Detected
18 june 2019
Case of Apparent Abuse of Authority and Official Fraud Was Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, within the implementation of its functions to counteract corruption crimes, detected a case of apparent abuse of authority and commitment of official fraud. According to preliminary data, obtained ...

The Canvases of Special Value were Revealed and Confiscated
17 june 2019
The Canvases of Special Value were Revealed and Confiscated

As a result of extensive integrated operative-search measures and investigative activities initiated by the National Security Service of Republic of Armenia and the RA Investigative Committee, a case of the theft of paintings from the RA National Gallery ...

BRIEF REPORT
14 june 2019
BRIEF REPORT

     On Applications, Complaints, Offers, Requests Received from Physical and Legal Entities by the National Security Service of RA in May 2019           According to the instruction of Director of NSS of RA...

Cases of Receiving Bribes in Big Amounts, Abusing Power, Making, Using False Documents Detected
07 june 2019
Cases of Receiving Bribes in Big Amounts, Abusing Power, Making, Using False Documents Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, as a result of operative-search activities undertaken, within the implementation of the functions vested upon it by the law, to counteract corruption, detected another cases of receiving a bribe in...

On May 28, Russian servicemen celebrated the Border Guard’s Day
27 may 2019
On May 28, Russian servicemen celebrated the Border Guard’s Day

On May 27, on the eve of Russian Border Guard’s Day, a festive reception was held at the Border Service of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation with the participation of Director of the National Security Service of the RA Artur Van...

NSS Director Hosted the Ambassador of China to RA
27 may 2019
NSS Director Hosted the Ambassador of China to RA

On 27 May Director of the National Security Service of RA Artur Vanetsyan hosted the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to RA H.E. Mr. Tian Erlong. Having welcomed the Ambassador, Director expressed his ho...

Director of the NSS of RA Received Georgian Counterpart
24 may 2019
Director of the NSS of RA Received Georgian Counterpart

On May 24, Artur Vanetsyan, Director of the National Security Service of RA, met with Vakhtang Gomelauri, head of the State Security Service of Georgia, in Yerevan. The Director of the NSS of RA and Vakhtang Gomelauri discussed collaboration perspectives ...

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...