In the frames of 'Clean Armenia' project the republican cleaning day launches on 27 May. According to RA Territorial Administration and Development Ministry, preparation works in the whole area of the republic have been carried out for the effective implementation of the cleaning day in the republic: the resources of republican executive bodies, private companies, as well as bodies having expressed willingness to support this event have been mobilized. 693 out of mapped 2026 landfill sites (besides Yerevan) have been closed down, while now works are conducted to close down a total number of 268 landfill sites. RA Nature Protection Ministry also made a call to take part in the republican cleaning day: 'RA Nature Protection Ministry is calling to unite our efforts around the idea to clean natural landscapes, historical and cultural sites and monuments, residential areas and roadside areas from the collected garbage aiming to make monuments of nature and historical and cultural monuments more attractive for the citizens and tourists of Armenia,' the press release of RA Nature Protection Ministry says.
16:19 May 26, 2017