Day of rocket-artillery troops of Armenia
Day of rocket-artillery troops of Armenia is held on October 19. This event in the second decade of the month October is annual. Help us
Military service in Armenia is mandatory for male citizens aged 18 to 27. The service lasts two years, and conscripts are drafted twice a year pursuant to the Government's decision. Citizens aged 27 to 50 are registered in the military reserve and may be called to serve if mobilization is declared.
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