Gandzakar

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Coordinates: 40°50′24″N 45°09′47″E / 40.84000°N 45.16306°E / 40.84000; 45.16306

Gandzakar
Գանձաքար
Gandzakar is located in Armenia
Gandzakar
Gandzakar
Coordinates: 40°50′24″N 45°09′47″E / 40.84000°N 45.16306°E / 40.84000; 45.16306
Country Armenia
Province Tavush
Population (2008)
 • Total 3,498

Gandzakar (Armenian: Գանձաքար, also Romanized as Gandzak’ar; until 1978, Aghdan[1]) is a town in the Tavush province of Armenia. The current Mayor of Gandzakar is Shahen Shahinyan. The Deputy Mayor is Zarmayil Mardanyan. The village actively works with Peace Corps Volunteers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kiesling, Rediscoving Armenia, p. 111, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website