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Idzhevan

 

a city (a settlement until 1961) in the Armenian SSR. It is located in the valley of the Agstev River, a tributary of the Kura, on the Yerevan-Tbilisi highway. Idzhevan is 41 km southwest of Akstafa station on the Tbilisi-Baku railroad line and 78 km northeast of the city of Kirovakan. Population, 14,000 (1970). There are carpet, wood-products, and bentonite combines in the city, as well as a brewery, a cheese-processing plant, and a timber procurement establishment. Construction materials and machines for the timber industry are also produced in Idzhevan. There is a technicum of industrial technology. Cultural facilities include a museum of the establishment of Soviet power in Armenia, a people’s theater, and a puppet theater.

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Azerbaijani positions located in the villages of Gushchu Ayrim, Kemerli of Gazakh, Aghdam and Kokhanebi of Tovuz district, took fire from the positions located in the village of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, Voskevan and Doveh of Noyemberyan, Mosesgerh and Chinari of Berd district.
The contest is organized by the Jinishian Memorial Foundation (JMF) with the support of the OSCE Office in Yerevan, bringing together 40 students from seven universities in Yerevan, Ijevan, Gavar, Gyumri, Goris, Kapan and Vanadzor, and giving them the opportunity to improve their public speaking and debating skills.
The statement said that the Armenian army troops, stationed in Berkaber and Azatamut villages of Armenia's Ijevan district and Dovekh and Barekamavan villages of Noyemberyan district, fired on the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces, located in Gizilhajili, Bala Jafarli, Gaymagli and Kemerli villages of Gazakh district.
At the same time, Azerbaijani positions, located in the villages of Gaymagli, Kemerli and Gizilhajili of the Gazakh region, took fire from the positions in the villages of Barekamavan, Doveh of Armenia's Noyemberyan region and Berkaber village of Armenia's Ijevan region.
Armenian armed forces located on the nameless heights and in the village of Voskevan of Armenia's Noyemberyan district and Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, opened fire at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in the villages of Gushchu Ayrim and Gizilhajili of Gazakh district.
The ministry statement said that the situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense and the Armenian army troops in Berkaber village of Ijevan, Barekamayan, Dovekh villages and nameless hills of Noyemberyan region fired at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in Gizilhajili, Gaymagli, Kamarli villages and nameless hills of Gazakh and Krasnoselsk regions, Azertac News Agency reported.
Azerbaijani positions located in the villages of Gizilhajili, Kemerli, Ferehli of Gazakh district and on the nameless heights of Gadabay district, underwent fire from the positions located in the village of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, Doveh and Shavarshavan of Noyemberyan district and in the village of Aygepar of Berd district.
Armenian armed forces located on the nameless heights and in the village of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, opened fire at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located on the nameless heights and in the village of Gizilhajili of Gazakh district.
The armed forces of Armenia, stationed in the Berkaber village of Ijevan district and nameless heights in Armenia's Krasnoselsk district, fired upon Azerbaijani army positions in the Gizilhajili village of Gazakh district and on nameless heights in Gadabay district.
Armenian armed forces stationed in the Berkaber village of Armenia's Ijevan district opened fire on Azerbaijani positions located in the Gizilhajili village of Gazakh district.
Armenian armed forces located in the village of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, opened fire at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in the village of Gizilhajili of Gazakh district.
Armenian armed forces located in the village of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan district, Doveh and Shavarshavan of Noyemberyan district, opened fire at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in the villages of Gizilhajili, Kemerli, Ferehli of Gazakh district.