Nor Achin

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Nor Achin

 

an urban-type settlement in Nairi Raion, Armenian SSR. It is located on the right bank of the Razdan River (a tributary of the Araks), 9 km from the Abovian railroad station and 25 km north of Yerevan. Nor Achin has a plant that produces stone products for construction and industry. The Arzni Hydroelectric Power Plant is located nearby.

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