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, Rus. Erivan, city (1989 pop. 1,201,539), capital of Armenia, on the Razdan River. A leading industrial, cultural, and scientific center, Yerevan is also a rail junction and carries on a brisk trade in agricultural products.
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until 1936, the name of the city of Yerevan, the capital of the Armenian SSR.

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Also for sale will be another item from the "ERIVAN" Collection - one of the two envelopes in existence carried by the first eastbound trip of the Pony Express. Only a few hundred letters sent via the Pony Express still exist today. 
WaQar Ghani is Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting at St Joseph's University, Erivan K.
Serj Sarkisyan'in Devlet Baskani secilmesiyle neticelenen olayli secimler sonrasinda, Turkiye'den gonderilen ust duzey kutlama mesajlarina Erivan'dan olumlu tepki alinmasi, iki ulkeyi muzakere surecine tasimistir.
BOAVISTA: Ricardo 6, Avalos 7, Eder 7, Erivan 6 (Jocivalter 80), Duda 7, Silva 6 (Luiz Claudio 68), Martelinho 7, Pedro Santos 7, Mario Loja 6, Pedrosa 8 (Yuri 84), Felipe Anunciacao 7.
Comments Erivan Haub, head of the Tengelmann group: "There is much solidarity in our country with the coffee growing smallholders in the developing countries.
On a long-ago vacation to Sun Valley, Idaho, future billionaire Erivan Haub met people who introduced him to Washington's Puget Sound, Okanogan National Forest and the Pasayten Wilderness.
But Lakay Dragons launched a counterattack with a barrage of tries by Erivan Tan and Homer Manugas, as they led by nine points in the fourth quarter.
ERyVAN (CyHAN)- The 100th anniversary of 1915 events was commemorated in Armenian capital city of Erivan with the attendance of Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and Armenian leaders on Friday.
The new law on land tenure for Transcaucasia (1900) secured permanent landholding for the state peasants of Tiflis, Kutaisi, Hizavetpol', Erivan, and Chernomorskaia provinces, Sukhumi district, and the Terek and Kuban regions.
But is Tengelmann family patriarch Karl Erivan Haub ready to give up the ghost?
Ermenistan baskent Erivan yakinlarindaki Metsamor nukleer santralinde Turkiye'deki Akkuyu yarismasina tek teklifi veren girisimde yer alan Rus Atomstroyexport'un yonetiminde, demode bir teknolojiyle ve guvenilirligi son derece dusuk standartlarda elektriginin neredeyse yarismi uretmektedir.