Akhurian

Akhurian

 

Zapadnyi Arpachai, a river; left tributary of the Araks. Its upper course is in the Armenian SSR; its middle and lower, along the border between the Armenian SSR and Turkey. Length, 186 km; basin area, 9,670 sq. km. The Akhurian River flows out of the Arpilichskoe reservoir, which was created in 1950. The river is used for irrigation.

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Today two modern computer centers furnished with Orange broadband Internet were opened in two villages of Shirak region Akhurian and Mayisyan with joint efforts of Orange and Shen charity organization.
Akhurian has 10,050 inhabitants, while Mayisyan is the home of 2,100 people.
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