Armenia 2015-10-26T19:09:22+00:00
Republic of Armenia
Marz of Shirak Marz of Lori Marz of Tavush Marz of Aragatsotn Marz of Kotayq Marz of Gegharkunik Marz of Armavir Երևան Marz of Ararat Marz of Vayots dzor Marz of Syunik

Republic of Armenia

Official name: Republic of Armenia
Official language: Armenian
Government: Semi-presidential republic
PresidentSerzh Sargsyan
Area: 29 743 km²
Capital: Yerevan
Administrative divisions: 10 provinces (marzes) - Aragatsotn , Ararat, Armavir, Vayots Dzor, Gegharkunik, Kotayk, Lori, Syunik, Tavush, ShirakCapital Yerevan is treated separately and granted special administrative status
Borders: Georgia - 164 km, Azerbaijan - 566 km, Nagorno-Karabakh - 221 km, Iran - 35 km, Turkey - 268 km (see map)
Population: 3 mln
ReligionArmenian Apostolic Church
Currency: Armenian Dram (AMD)
Big cities:Yerevan, Gyumri, Vanadzor, Kapan, Armavir, Gavar, Vagharshapat, Ijevan, Hrazdan
National SymbolsFlag, Coat of arms, Anthem
Calling code: +374
Time zone: UTC+4