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Number of people visiting Turkey from Armenia

00:04, 02.07.2012 Region: World News, Turkey, Iran Theme: Society

The number of people from Armenia heading to Turkey grew by 4.8 percent in January-May of this year and comprised 19,736.

This number was 5,046 in May, which, however, is 210 less as compared with the same time period last year, Armenian News-NEWS.am learned from the Culture and Tourism Ministry of Turkey.     

Those who headed to Turkey from Armenia in April had increased by 25 percent, as compared with the same time period last year, and 3,909 people from Armenia had visited Turkey in March.     

To note, 72,393 people from Armenia had headed to Turkey in 2011, and this number was 4.5 percent more as compared with 2010.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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