New: Flights from Yerevan to Van

The Eurasia Partnership Foundation has been working for years on bridging the Turkish and Armenian communities. They recently developed a major success with the introduction of flights from Yerevan to Van in Turkey. The two cities are so close that the flights are only 40 minutes, but the inhabitants of the two cities basically never communicate because of the language barrier and the geopolitical barrier of the closed border. Hopefully these flights will allow more cross-cultural exchange, increased tourism for both sides, and friendlier relations. Azerbaijan is unsurprisingly upset about this.


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