Azerbaijani villages renamed in Armenia

Azerbaijani villages renamed in Armenia

The Armenian authorities have decided to change Azerbaijani words in the names of villages. The decision to replace Turkic names was made today at a government meeting.

It should be noted that both Turkic, and Persian names of villages will be replaced.

Thus, the Azerbaijani village of Tovuz in the Tavush region was renamed Tavush, the Aldara village in Alvank, Khalaj in Achan, Soflu in Njdeh, Verin Gedaklu in Vardavank, Payahan in Nor Asthaberd, reports