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Special forces guarding the 10th century Armenian church (Photo: Jnews.ge)

Installment of Khachkar in Javakhk’s Gumburdo Village Halted

Installment of Khachkar in Javakhk’s Gumburdo Village Halted

On September 30, locals from the Armenian populated village of Gumburdo (called Kumudo by Georgian) in Georgia’s southern province of Javakhk (called Samtskhe-Javakheti by Georgians) clashed with the police after they were stopped from placing a Khachkar (Armenian cross stone) in the yard of the local church, reported Akhalkalak based JNews.ge.

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