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Closed TV Gets Government Payout

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–Acting on a recent verdict by the European Court of Human Rights, the Armenian government approved on Thursday payment of 30,000 euros ($39,000) in damages to an independent television station that was controversially pulled off the air in 2002. The A1 channel was stripped of its broadcasting license in a tender administered by the