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Ashot Hakobjanyan


Director of the National Security Service of AR

In office since

Curriculum Vitae

Date and Place of Birth
April 10, 1974, c. Stepanakert

1996 – graduated from Artsakh State University, department of management and economics of agro-industrial complex branches.
2001 – Stepanakert branch of Modern Moscow Institute, department of law.

Career Experience
1995 – 1999 – NKR National Security Service
From December 1, 1999 – started his service as an operative in CID, then a senior operative, head of the Criminal Investigation Department, head of police department of CID of Stepanakert.
On July 9, 2013, was appointed as the head of Stepanakert city department of the NKR police.
On September 10, 2014, by the decree of Artsakh Republic President was awarded a rank - Police Colonel.
On July 12, 2018, he resigned from the service of the Police of the Republic of Artsakh due to the transfer of his long-term service pension.
On November 10, 2018, by the decree of AR President, he was appointed as a Deputy Chief of the Police of Artsakh Republic.
May 26, 2020 - by the decree of AR President was awarded a rank – Police Major - General
May 26, 2020 - by the decree of Artsakh Republic President was appointed Chief of AR Police.

Other Information
1993 – 1995 served in the ranks of the NKR Defense army.
An active participant of Artsakh liberation movement.
By the decree of the Artsakh Republic President was awarded “For Courage” and “Gratitude” medals.
Awarded with medals “Defender of the Fatherland”, “Fifth Brigade 20 years”, “For Liberation of Shoushi” , “For strengthening cooperation”, “For strengthening law and order”, “100 anniversary of the Police of RA” and “For long-term service” ( first and second degree ), and also awarded a badge “For the excellent service in Police”.

Party membership
Non – party

Personal Status
Married, has 3 children