Press releases

Congratulatory message of Eduard Martirosyan on the occasion of 15th Anniversary of the Institution of Human Rights Defender
26 november 2019
Congratulatory message of Eduard Martirosyan on the occasion of 15th Anniversary of the Institution of Human Rights Defender

Interim Director of the National Security Service of RA Eduard Martirosyan participated in the opening ceremony of the international conference dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the Institution of Human Rights Defender, which was attended by RA Prime M...

Report
26 november 2019
Report

Taking into account the raised public interest in the information published in the mass media, in order to prevent unspecified and, in some instances, misinformation-disseminating comments, the National Security Service of RA deems appropriate to inform t...

Eduard Martirosyan’s and NSS Officers’ Message of Condolences on Occasion of Demise of GoharVardanyan
26 november 2019
Eduard Martirosyan’s and NSS Officers’ Message of Condolences on Occasion of Demise of GoharVardanyan

We were deeply grieved to learn about the death of the outstanding intelligence officer Gohar Vardanyan. Books have been written and movies have been made about the great deeds in intelligence performed by the legendary and heroic couple Gohar and Ge...

E. Martirosyan Participated in Official Opening Ceremony of Building of Aragatsotn Regional Department
25 november 2019
E. Martirosyan Participated in Official Opening Ceremony of Building of Aragatsotn Regional Department

The official opening of the administrative building of the Regional Department of the National Security Service of RA, located at 5 Isahakyan street, took place in the city of Ashtarak, Aragatsotn Marz of the Republic of Armenia. The deputy directors and ...

Case of Demanding and Receiving a Bribe in Particularly Large Amount by High-Ranking Officials Detected
25 november 2019
Case of Demanding and Receiving a Bribe in Particularly Large Amount by High-Ranking Officials Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, consistently carrying out the functions vested upon it by the law aimed at countering corruption, as a result of the undertaken operational and search measures detected a case of demanding and rece...

Eduard Martirosyan Hosted Ambassador of India to Armenia and Georgia
22 november 2019
Eduard Martirosyan Hosted Ambassador of India to Armenia and Georgia

Interim Director of the National Security Service of RA Eduard Martirosyan hosted the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Armenia and Georgia H.E. Mr. Kishan Dan Dewal, upon the initiative of the latter.  The aim of the meeting w...

The Criminal Case Initiated in Investigation Department of NSS of RA on Illegal Adoptions Has Been Referred to Investigative Committee of RA
22 november 2019
The Criminal Case Initiated in Investigation Department of NSS of RA on Illegal Adoptions Has Been Referred to Investigative Committee of RA

The National Security Service of RA has already made an official statement about detecting cases of adoption of numerous children with gross violation of the laws of the Republic of Armenia based on which, according to the corresponding articles of the Cr...

Another Drug Smuggling and Trafficking Case Detected
20 november 2019
Another Drug Smuggling and Trafficking Case Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, having taken the measures — within the functions vested upon it by the law — to combat crime and to detect and prevent the illegal ways of import of narcotic drugs,  as a result of...

Numerous Cases of Illegal Adoption of Children by Foreigners Detected
14 november 2019
Numerous Cases of Illegal Adoption of Children by Foreigners Detected

The National Security Service of RA,  staying focused on children's rights-envisaged by the international treaties and the internal laws of RA- as well as staying focused on the issue of protecting the legal rights of parents and the state with regar...

Case of Theft of Money in Particularly Large Amount by 2 Members of RA Chamber of Advocates Detected
12 november 2019
Case of Theft of Money in Particularly Large Amount by 2 Members of RA Chamber of Advocates Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, considering the combat against the various manifestations of corruption as a priority, as a result of operative-search measures and investigative activities undertaken within the implementatio...

47th Meeting of Council of Heads of Security Agencies of CIS Member-States Was Held
11 november 2019
47th Meeting of Council of Heads of Security Agencies of CIS Member-States Was Held

Under the chairmanship of Director of the Federal Security Service of RF   General of the Army A. Bortnikov, the 47th regular meeting of the Council of Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies of the CIS member-states took place in Tashkent, ...

BRIEF REPORT
05 november 2019
BRIEF REPORT

Brief Report on Applications, Complaints, Offers, Requests Received from Physical and Legal Entities by the National Security Service of RA in October 2019.

Case of Infliction of Large Damage to Property of Bookmaker Company Detected
04 november 2019
Case of Infliction of Large Damage to Property of Bookmaker Company Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, being faithful to the principle of respecting and protecting the rights and freedoms of an individual and an organization and considering  the implementation of the functions, vested upon it b...

Session of Council Adjunct to Director Held in the National Security Service of the RA
04 november 2019
Session of Council Adjunct to Director Held in the National Security Service of the RA

Session of Council Adjunct to Director held in the National Security Service of the RA, conducted by the Interim Director of the RA NSS, colonel Eduard Martirosyan. Deputies of the director of the RA NSS, heads of the central and regional agencies were p...

Case of Theft by Swindle of Big Amount of Money Detected
30 october 2019
Case of Theft by Swindle of Big Amount of Money Detected

The National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, being faithful to the principle envisaged by law of respecting and protecting the rights and freedoms of an individual and a citizen, considering  the combat against the crime as one of the pr...