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Vardenis

 

(until 1969, Basargechar), an urban-type settlement, administrative center of Vardenis Raion, Armenian SSR. Situated to the east of Lake Sevan, 183 km from Yerevan. Population, 10,200 (1969). A cheese plant, a brewery, and a panel-making plant are located there. There is also a medical school. Gold is mined in the raion from the Zodskoe deposit.


Vardenis

 

a mountain range in the Armenian Highlands, (Armenian SSR), bordering on the Sevan depression to the south. Length, about 60 km; maximum elevation, 3,522 m (Mount Vardenis). The Vardenis Mountain Range is composed chiefly of basalt and andesite. Xerophyte mountain steppe vegetation covers the slopes; there are alpine meadows higher up.

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Our party--three people and one dog--had departed the Armenian town of Vardenis that morning, striking out across a plateau towards a huddle of peaks.
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Presently, three projects are being considered, he said adding the first supposes departure from Yeraskh, the second from Vardenis and the third from Gagarin, extending for 443, 449 and 397 km respectively.
It is bounded by the Vardenis and Geghama ridges in the north, by the Azat river in the northwest and by plain semi-deserts and croplands of the Ararat Valley in the west.
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.
educational programs for child development center "Partez" in Vardenis.
The upgraded three offices of VTB bank (Armenia) have started working in a new format in Sevan, Martuni and Vardenis
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