Deposits of gold and copper. Why did the situation in Karabakh escalate?
The reserves of the Gyzylbulag deposit (in Armenia called Drmbon) contain 13.6 units of industrial gold and 47.9 million tons of copper. The reserves of the Demirli (Kashen) deposit are estimated to contain 100 million tons of copper. Over 150 deposits of various minerals are located in this territory, including five deposits of gold, six of mercury, two of copper, one of tin and zinc, and more. The wealth of the earth and its affect on politics - JAMnews analysis.