Tag: Armenia

Education in Armenia

OFFICIAL NAME: Hayastan CAPITAL CITY: Yerevan POPULATION: 2,980,000 (Source: COUNTRYaah) AREA: 28,200 km² OFFICIAL LANGUAGE (S): Armenian, Azerbaijani, Russian RELIGION: Armenian Christians 90%, others 10% COIN: dram CURRENCY CODE: AMD ENGLISH NAME: Armenia INDEPENDENCE: 1991 POPULATION COMPOSITION: Armenians 90%, Azerbaijani 5%,...

Armenia History

From the independent to the Soviet republic – Armenia 1918–1990 In the superimposition of social and interethnic conflicts, bloody “Armenian-Tatar” riots broke out in 1905-07 overshadowed and continued until 1920 in territorial disputes (Sangesur, Karabakh, Nakhichevan, Borchalo) with Azerbaijan and Georgia....