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|The capital is Yerevan. The population is 3 mil. The enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh in Azerbaijan has 150,000 Armenians.
(WSJ, 3/31/97, p.A10)
The theory most favored by Armenian historians claims that they descended from a Thracian-Phrygian group, that originated in the Balkan Peninsula and by the pressure of Illyrians migrated to eastern Anatolia in the sixth century BC.
CIA Factbook: http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/am.html