Armenia's Vanadzor to cut 60 municipal jobs; art schools, museums, kindergartens to be hit

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Armenian opposition alliance to initiate discussions on leaving the EAEU

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Armenian citizen detained in Georgia for illegally bringing seafood

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Armenians arrested in California drug distribution ring case

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Armenia's Tavush residents block Yerevan-Ijevan highway as a sign of protest

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