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Garni Temple Awarded UNESCO Prize.

Awesome. Garni is a beautiful site that’s not to be missed.

The ancient Armenian pagan temple of Garni will share the 2011 UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize

According to a press release by the Armenian Foreign Ministry, the decision to award the prize to the monument was made by the UNESO Director General and the International Prize Committee.

The official award ceremony is scheduled for May 24 at UNESCO's central headquarters in Paris.


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