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An anti-smoking advocate demonstrating in Armenia.

Armenian Government Adopts Anti-Smoking Campaign

Armenian Government Adopts Anti-Smoking Campaign

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) – On Thursday—as part of a new strategy to curb tobacco use—the Armenian government announced plans to restrict smoking in public places and raise cigarette prices. Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan’s cabinet approved the program, which aims to reduce the large number of smokers in the country by at least 1.5 percent annually for

Recipients of the Zaruhy “Sara” Chitjian Armenian Genocide Education Award will be presented to educators Houry Mandjikian from Toll Middle School and Sean Abajian from LAUSD

ANCA-WR to Honor Two Educators the ‘Zaruhy Sara Chitjian Armenian Genocide Education Award’

The Armenian National Committee-Western Region announced on February 14 that it will be naming one of its awards the Zaruhy “Sara” Chitjian Armenian Genocide Education Award in honor of Ms. Chitjian’s exemplary commitment to Armenian causes and dedication to preservation of the Armenian heritage and teaching of the Armenian Genocide.

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