Spitak (Armenia)

Type: City
Name: Spitak (Armenia)
Country: Armenia
Latitude: 40.84
Longitude: 44.27
population: 15,063
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

LCO Continues Historical Renovations in Armenia

PASADENA, Calif.—From March 14-16, chapters of the Land and Culture Organization (LCO)/Union International de Organisation Terre et Culture (UIOTC) from France, the United States, United Kingdom, Belgium, and Armenia took part in the annual meeting in ... [Published Armenian Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

US content with the security level of Armenian nuclear power station

By Messenger StaffWednesday, April 9US officials have recently expressed their satisfaction with the level of security at the Armenian nuclear power station.Armenia’s nuclear power station started functioning in 1980. It was stopped in March 1989 after ... [Published Georgian Messenger - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Justus Frantz again next to Armenians

YEREVAN, APRIL 7, ARMENPRESS: The famous German conductor Justus Frantz, who had lent a helping hand to the Armenians during the devastating Spitak earthquake in 1988, will come to Armenia. The Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra will appear under the baton ... [Published Armenpress - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Snow is coming in some regions in Armenia

Some roads in Armenia are difficult to pass, according to the Ministry of Transport and Communication.Some sections of roads in Spitak and Sevan, as well as Vardenyats Pass are icy. Snow is falling in Sisian, Goris and Meghri. Snow cleaning continues ... [Published A1 Plus News - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

UWC Selection Commission: “Armenian children are very talented”

On March 29 and 30, education experts and representatives of United World Colleges (UWC) network conducted the final round of interviews with children from Armenia.This year, 21 children from Armenia will be able to study in UWC system. 10 of them will ... [Published Mediamax - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

When the unthinkable happens, UMCOR brings hope

By Tom GillemA lack of food irreversibly damaging the health of children and the elderly ... young adults virtually unable to contribute to their country's development ... a teenage girl seeking refuge from modern-day slavery.These aren't the ... [Published Interpreter Magazine - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

European Commission urges Armenia to close Metsamor NPP

:16 (GMT+04:00)By Jamila BabayevaThe European Commission (EC) has called Armenia to work towards the earliest possible closure of the Metsamor nuclear power plant.It was stated in the report on Armenia's implementation of the plan on the European Neighbourhood ... [Published Azer News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Armenia boosts regional nuclear threat

The Armenian government decided to increase a serious nuclear threat against the region despite the protests of the international community.The Armenian government made a decision on March 27 to extend the operation period of the second power unit of ... [Published Today.Az - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Metsamor nuclear power plant poses a great threat to the entire region - MP

:37GMT | 15:37 Local Time"Armenians can try to dispose radioactive waste in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan".Chernobyl type Metsamor nuclear power plant poses a great threat not only to Armenia but also to the entire region.The statement came from ... [Published News.Az - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Armenia honors memory of Japan tsunami victims (PHOTO)

YEREVAN. The victims of tsunami that hit Japan three years ago were honored in Armenia (photo).The event dedicated to the third anniversary of devastating tsunami was held at the Ministry of Emergency Situations on Tuesday. The participants laid flowers ... [Published News.am - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Armenian president receives foreign minister of Serbia

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan today received Serbian Foreign Minister Ivan Mrkic, according to the presidential press service. S. Sargsyan stressed the importance of the foreign minister’s visit in terms of continuing the Armenian-Serbian dialog at ... [Published Aysor.am - Mar 10 2014]
First reported Dec 10 2013 - Updated Dec 10 2013 - 1 reports

Lives Unrepaired After Armenian Earthquake

by Gayane Abrahamyan, Asia Times, Hong Kong - Twenty-five years ago, a massive earthquake turned northern Armenia upside down. Many survivors who still call the area home have had a tough time putting the trauma behind them. Gyumri, Armenia's second-largest ... [Published Byline Portal - Dec 10 2013]

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"We do training for those disaster plans, so we're very actively"
"We have repeatedly appealed to the government of Armenia, asking it to develop a program for the conservation of the nuclear plant as soon as possible" Hristea said
"In case of an earthquake forcing nine points, Metsamor NPP will not survive" Director of the Institute of Radiation Problems of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences AdilInstitute of Radiation Problems of the Azerbaijan...
"Armenians should know that they are under the instant attention of the world community. And if at least some damage has been caused, it should be minimized”, Musabayov said."

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LCO Continues Historical Renovations in Armenia [Published Armenian Weekly - Apr 15 2014]
US content with the security level of Armenian ... [Published Georgian Messenger - Apr 09 2014]
Justus Frantz again next to Armenians [Published Armenpress - Apr 07 2014]
Snow is coming in some regions in Armenia [Published A1 Plus News - Apr 04 2014]
UWC Selection Commission: “Armenian children ar... [Published Mediamax - Mar 31 2014]
When the unthinkable happens, UMCOR brings hope [Published Interpreter Magazine - Mar 29 2014]
European Commission urges Armenia to close Mets... [Published Azer News - Mar 28 2014]
Armenia boosts regional nuclear threat [Published Today.Az - Mar 28 2014]
Metsamor nuclear power plant poses a great thre... [Published News.Az - Mar 27 2014]
Armenia honors memory of Japan tsunami victims ... [Published News.am - Mar 11 2014]
Armenian president receives foreign minister of... [Published Aysor.am - Mar 10 2014]
Lives Unrepaired After Armenian Earthquake [Published Byline Portal - Dec 10 2013]
Biography for Volodya Badalyan [Published Able2Act - Jun 14 2007]
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