X

Site mobile version already available! Try it!x

Archive

Partner News


Railway station to be constructed in Armenian-populated region of Georgia

Railway station to be constructed in Armenian-populated region of GeorgiaAugust 12, 2011 | 10:08

TBILISI. – The construction of the Akhalkalaki railway station will start in two weeks within the frameworks of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway construction, Georgian Minister for Regional Development and Infrastructure Ramaz Nikolaishvili said on Thursday, Georgia Online reports.

A new road with the length of 29 km in the territory of Georgia and a new station will be constructed in Akhalkalaki, district of Georgia’s Armenian-populated Samtskhe-Javakhketi province. The project is estimated at over $600 million. Majority of population are Armenians in Akhalakalaki.

According to Nikolaishvili, the railroad has a strategic importance. It was disapproved by the Armenian side, as it is another project between Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan to isolate Armenia.

 

 


News from Armenia - NEWS.am

Thank you for your comment. Your comment must be confirmed by the administration.

Related News

... last news on "Armenia-Georgia relations"
Latest News

All news...  

All news...  

All news...  

All news...  

All news...