Republic of Armenia

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Noun1.Republic of Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern AsiaRepublic of Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
3rd October Organization, Armenian Secret Army for the Liberation of Armenia, ASALA, Orly Group - a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia; "ASALA bombing at Orly Airport in Paris in 1983 killed 8 and wounded 55 people"
Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church, Armenian Church - an independent Christian church established in Armenia since 300; was influenced by both Roman and Byzantine traditions
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Transcaucasia - a geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan
capital of Armenia, Erivan, Jerevan, Yerevan - capital of Armenia
Aras, Araxes - a river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea; ancient name was Araxes
Armenian - a native or inhabitant of Armenia
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"In late 2018, Arman Tatoyan, a human rights defender of the Republic of Armenia, stated that the use of the internet for spreading xenophobic attitudes in Armenia had become more frequent, motivating it with the aggravation of the internal political situation in the country on the threshold of parliamentary elections," the report said.
Todayas forum was also attended by Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications of the Republic of Bulgaria, Rosen Zhelyazkov, Minister of Economic Development and Investment of the Republic of Armenia, Tigran Khatcherian, Armen Kazariyan, Union of Producers and Employees of Armenia and others.
The Republic of Armenia was the first modern Armenian state since the fall of the Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia in 1375.
"A new batch of MiG-29 fourth generation light multipurpose light tactical fighters and one Mi-8 transport helicopters will arrive at Russia's Erebuni airbase in the Republic of Armenia in the second half of 2016," the Defense Ministry said, Tass reported.
The press office said in a statement today that "al-Maliki met with Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Iraq Karen Krikorian and reviewed, during the meeting, the prospects of joint cooperation between the two countries in all fields." For his part, Armenian Ambassador expressed his country's desire to develop bilateral relations in all fields, particularly in energy, health and education areas ./End
Summary: The Republic of Armenia opened its borders to Ukrainian livestock producers.
A commemoration at the Worcester Public Library in honor of the 23rd anniversary of the Republic of Armenia's independence will feature the showing of the acclaimed documentary, "A Celebration of 500 Years of Armenian Book Printing.'' The film, which will be shown at 6:30 p.m.
Etihad Airways launched direct flights to Yerevan, the capital of the Republic of Armenia, on Thursday.
Orphanides was honoured for his significant contribution to the field of Education and Science, and for his support to modernisation of programs of universities of the Republic of Armenia.
Chairman of the Agency for Civil Service Affairs Alikhan Baimenov met with the Chairman of the Civil Service of the Republic of Armenia Manvel Badalyan to discuss questions of bilateral cooperation between Kazakhstan and Armenia, the press service of the Kazakhstani Agency reported May 21.
Meanwhile, in Yerevan, President Serzh Sargsyan of the Republic of Armenia received at the Republican Palace on Tuesday Yousef bin Issa Al Zadjali, who presented his credentials as the Sultanate's accredited and non-resident ambassador to the Republic of Armenia.