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Amb. Djerejian on Armenia's future

At a time of transition in international politics, "it's very important for Armenia to capitalize on its identity as a small country with little natural resources, but a very intelligent population and with an ability to become a regional hub — be it high-tech, be it for financial trade," writes Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian in a commentary for Media Max. Read his full commentary here: http://bit.ly/2syLUsU