Mkhchyan

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Mkhchyan
Մխչյան
Mkhchyan is located in Armenia
Mkhchyan
Mkhchyan
Coordinates: 40°01′12″N 44°29′28″E / 40.02000°N 44.49111°E / 40.02000; 44.49111
CountryArmenia
ProvinceArarat
Population
 (2008)
 • Total4,886

Coordinates: 40°01′12″N 44°29′28″E / 40.02000°N 44.49111°E / 40.02000; 44.49111 Mkhchyan (Armenian: Մխչյան), is a village in the Ararat Province of Armenia near the Armenia–Turkey border. The town is named after Liparit Mkchyan, a Soviet commander killed in 1921.[1]

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  1. ^ Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 25, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website Archived 2007-09-26 at the Wayback Machine

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