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Location: Southwestern Asia, east of Turkey
Population: 3.6 million (1995 estimate)
Capital: Yerevan
Comparative area: Slightly larger than Maryland
Religions: Armenian Orthodox 94 percent
Landscape: High Armenian Plateau with mountains, little forest land, fast flowing rivers, good soil in Aras River valley
Recognized by International Olympic Committee: 1993

Source: Knight-Ridder/Tribune

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