THE ARMENIAN PEACEKEEPER IS RECOVERING, DOCTORS SAY

Public Radio, Armenia
Nov 30 2006

The health condition of the Armenian peacekeeper Georgy Nalbandyan,
who was seriously injured in Iraq on November 12, has considerably
improved, Mediamax agency reports.

During the past 10 days Lieutenant Georgy Nalbandyan underwent two
surgeries in the Landstuhl medical center near the American Ramstein
military base of Germany.

The peaqcekeeper's doctor told Mediamax that the patient is rapidly
recovering.

The doctor informed that Georgy Nalbandyan will recover in 2-4 weeks.

He did not rule out that next week Nalbandyan will try to wear the
temporary artificial limb.