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EREBUNI-YEREVAN 2796

Karen Tovmasyan

Yerevan city councill will be spending 321 000 dollars ( 130 000 000 drams) for celebrations of the 2769 years of Yerevan

 

said the vice-mayor of Yerevan Aram Suqiasian during the press conference today. The days of the city will be celebrated from 11 to 12 October. The holliday of the city which are called "Erebuni-Yerevan" are being celebrated since 1968 when during the archeological excavations in the suburbs of Yerevan was found the protocol stone about the foundatiof Yerevan by Argishti the Second, king of Urartu.