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Gyumri

second-largest city in Armenia and capital of Shirak Province in the northwestern part of the country

Gyumri (Armenian: Գյումրի) is the capital and largest city of the Shirak province in northwest Armenia.

Gyumri 
second-largest city in Armenia and capital of Shirak Province in the northwestern part of the country
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Instance of city or town in Armenia,
city
Named after
LocationShirak Region, Aleksandropol County, Armenia, Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic, Armenia
Official language
Head of government
  • Samvel Balasanyan
Inception
  • 1837
Population
  • 121,976 (2011)
Area
  • 46.2 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 1,509 ±1 metre
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

40° 46′ 59.88″ N, 43° 49′ 59.88″ E

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