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Javakhk Incident Clarified

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–An incident in Georgia’s Javakhk region Friday which involved the local Armenian population and Georgian military units could ignite a conflict between Armenian-Georgian relations and lead to further aggravation of the situation in the region. According to Governor of Samtskhe-Javakheti–Gigla Baramidze (former Georgian Ambassador to Armenia)–25 armed people tried to attack a group

Georgian Press Biased Toward Armenia

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan/Caucasus Press)–The Armenian Ambassador to Georgia–Levon Khachatrian–said at a news conference in Tbilisi that he often visited the Armenian populated area of Samtskhe-Javakhk. "I observed no separatist sentimen’s in Samtskhe-Javakhetia. Such sentimen’s can’t exist–as Armenia will never support them. Armenia may show interest in their social problems–but she is not going to interfere