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Armenian parliament approves sending more peacekeepers to Afghanistan

11 May 2011 [15:52] - TODAY.AZ
With 81 votes in favor, the Armenian National Assembly approved the agreement, which envisages increase in number of Armenian peacekeepers in Afghanistan and extension of deployment.

According to the agreement, the Armenian contingent will continue the service till December 31, 2012, the number reaching 130 instead of the current 45, a PanARMENIAN.Net correspondent reported from the parliament.


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