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 March 7, 2003 


Features: People and events of interest

Step Forward?: New report another argument for genocide recognition

 

Step Forward?: New report another argument for genocide recognition


It takes two days to make the shortest trip by bus from Yerevan to Istanbul, although the Turkish border can be seen from many Armenians' doorsteps. And the route goes by Batumi, which makes the trip even longer and more distressing since the Georgian roads are half-broken. It might not be the easiest journey in the region but certainly necessary for some Armenians who make a living out of commerce with Turkish merchandise.

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Paradise with a Purpose: Children and parents grow together in the Garden

 

Paradise with a Purpose: Children and parents grow together in the Garden


On Yerevan's Abovian Street, the Rainbow Garden awaits inside Building No. 44.

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Farm Aid: World Food Programme offers agriculture lessons in Lori

 

Farm Aid: World Food Programme offers agriculture lessons in Lori


In the village of Mets Parni in the Lori region, politics takes a back seat to the common struggle of daily living.

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No Room for Ritual: Lack of land for cemeteries forces question of burial tradition in Yerevan

 

No Room for Ritual: Lack of land for cemeteries forces question of burial tradition in Yerevan


Yerevan is running out of room for its dead. According to at least one specialist, unless conditions and customs change the capital could become "Cemeteryland" in the next two decades.

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  Inside
 

Between the Lines: What local and international press has said this week

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Arrests made in death of popular television journalist

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Step Forward?: New report another argument for genocide recognition

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  Photo of the week
  Head of State
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Head of State

President Robert Kocharyan was elected to a second term.

 

 





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