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Tag Archives: Armenia

Armenia's Population Drain

Armenia’s Population Drain

It happened twenty-three years ago next month, but Armenia’s second city Gyumri has never fully recovered from the devastating earthquake of 1988. A full 8 percent of the population perished in the quake. Local newspaper editor Levon Barsegian,...

Nagorno-Karabakh: basis and reality of Soviet-era legal and economic claims used to justify the Armenia-Azerbaijan war

Abstract The Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict over the Nagorno-Karabakh (NK) region of Azerbaijan, which in its modern form has continued for 20 years, is a complicated case study of  multi-vector and multi-layered claims, mostly from the Soviet...
Armenian migration

Armenia’s disappearing population

Amanda Paul Armenia’s population is dwindling. In a 2009 UN survey, 44 percent of the population claimed they did not see a future in the country. Emigration trends since, confirm that tens of thousands of Armenian’s continue to...