YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 24, ARMENPRESS:
The Armenian Justice Ministry has registered 52 religious organizations as legal entities, four of them are the Armenian branches of foreign organizations, the department for the registration of public organizations, non-commercial legal entities and media outlets of the Armenian agency for state registration has told our correspondent.
The state registration agency registered only five religious organizations in 2003. The latest was registered in August. It was the Word of Life Church with branches in the town of Kapan in Syunik Region, in Abovyan in Kotayk Region, in the towns of Nor Achn and Charentsavan, in Tashir in Lori Region, in Razdan and Vayots Dzor.