Yerevan’s Old City Excavation Could Rekindle the Diversity of Armenia’s Capital

At the start of 2020, Arayik Harutyunyan, Armenia’s Minister of Culture, Sciences and Sport , stated that the old city located under Yerevan’s Republic Square could be excavated and restored. The prospect of implementing that project is now being discussed with specialists.

CivilNet’s Ani Paitjan talks with Lusine Kharatyan, an ethnographer at the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography in Armenia’s National Academy of Sciences, about the various practical and societal challenges that come with such projects.