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WorldView - Asia

Armenia

US Dept of State - Armenia

"Armenia is the second most densely populated of the former Soviet republics. It is a landlocked country between the Black and the Caspian Seas, bordered on the north by Georgia, to the east by Azerbaijan, on the south by Iran, and to the west by Turkey." more...

Global Edge

"Armenia prides itself on being the first nation to formally adopt Christianity (early 4th century). Despite periods of autonomy, over the centuries Armenia came under the sway of various empires including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Ottoman." more...

CIA World Factbook

"After several years of double-digit economic growth, Armenia is facing a severe economic recession with GDP declining at least 15% in 2009, despite large loans from multilateral institutions. Sharp declines in the construction sector and workers' remittances, particularly from Russia, are the main reasons for the downturn. " more...

InfoPlease

"Armenia is located in the southern Caucasus and is the smallest of the former Soviet republics. It is bounded by Georgia on the north, Azerbaijan on the east, Iran on the south, and Turkey on the west. Contemporary Armenia is a fraction of the size of ancient Armenia." more...

International Monetary Fund

"The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on November 17, 2008. Listed below are items related to the Republic of Armenia." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"Armenia is a constitutional republic with a developing economy. Tourist facilities, especially outside the capital city of Yerevan, are not highly developed and many of the goods and services taken for granted in other countries may be difficult to obtain." more...