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FEATURE: Abortions of girls in Armenia skew population

AFP, YEREVAN

Hayrapetyan said that recent media discussion of the problem has encouraged debate about the reasons behind cultural norms.

“The paradox in Armenian society is that many people may not want having a daughter before she is born, but once she is here, a daughter is just as loved and cherished as a son,” he said.

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