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Senate Panel Adopts ANCA-Backed Measures Supporting Artsakh and Armenia

Senate Panel Adopts ANCA-Backed Measures Supporting Artsakh and Armenia

The full U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee yesterday adopted a series of Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) supported provisions as part of its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) foreign aid bill, specifically calling for continued aid to Artsakh and increased assistance to Armenia ($20.7 million), and also imposing weapon and travel sanctions on Turkey and Azerbaijan.

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