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Environmentalists Continue Fight to Save Lake Sevan from Toxic Mining Venture

Growing environmental concerns over plans by a Russian-owned mining company to build a gold processing plant near Armenia’s legendary Lake Sevan are prompting opposition to the project from some government officials, according to the head of an environmental NGO working to save the lake from additional contamination.

Armenia Fund Telethon 2008 to Air on Thanksgiving

LOS ANGELES–Armenia Fund’s International Telethon, a Thanksgiving Day tradition for Armenia’s around the world will air for the 11th time on November 27, 8am-8pm PST. Building on the results of last year, the pan-Armenian fundraiser will benefit major infrastructure development projects in the remote border villages of Armenia and Artsakh. “Our guiding light in choosing