Interesting fact: Alashkert was relocated entirely from Armenian city of Martuni
to the capital Yerevan five years ago.
Ulrike Ziemer has made three fieldwork trips to Nagorno-Karabakh, one to Martuni
in July 2009, (4) one to Stepanakert, the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh in August 2015, and one to Shushi in August 2016.
"The Karabakh Defense Army's serviceman-died as a result of the enemy's violations of the ceasefire in the east (Martuni
region)," the ministry's press service said, Sputnik reported.
The new landfill - the first in Armenia that is compliant with EU regulations - will be located in the city of Hrazdan in the Kotayk Province and managed by twelve participating municipalities - Hrazdan, Abovian, Charentsavan, Tsakhkadzor, Byureghavan, Yeghvard, Nor Hachn, Sevan, Martuni
, Gavar, Vardenis and Chambarak.
In the Martuni
region in particular, manufacturing industries were dismantled, regional businesses were shut down and state-run operations were privatised.
The upgraded three offices of VTB bank (Armenia) have started working in a new format in Sevan, Martuni
The first success came in the autumn of 1992, when Armenians pushed back the Azeri army which was attacking the southern town of Martuni
. By February 1993 Armenians took back Mardakert in the north and advanced further to the west along the Terter river gorge, capturing the Azeri region of Kelbajar that separated Nagorno-Karabakh from Armenia, thus establishing a continuous swath of land stretching alongside the NKR and Armenia proper, in addition to the Lachin corridor.
Armenia favors the project which supposes the start of communication in Gagarin and then through Gavar, Martuni
and Jermuk, the minister added Some 80 km of the line will extend through Iran, going as far as Marand station.
In the flamboyant Castro district, where the stressed-out bankers, smartly dressed neighborhood locals and Banana Republic-clad types congregate post-work to blow off steam, Martuni
's on Valencia Street is a hip after-work hang out.
Both my cameraman and I felt that before going to Martuni
(a town in Nagorno-Karabakh), and we decided not to go.