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Armenia’s new National Assembly will have 14 female MPs – newspaper

07:22, 31.05.2012 Region: Armenia Theme: Politics

YEREVAN. – As a result of Armenia’s National Assembly (NA) elections held on May 6, there will be fourteen female MPs in the fifth NA, Zhamanak daily writes.   

“There were eight female deputies in the first Supreme Council, [and] twelve women were MPs in the first National Assembly. The least number of women was in the second NA, with a mere four female deputies. There were seven women in the third parliament, and eleven in the fourth NA,” Zhamanak writes.

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