Because of snowfall in Armenia a number of highways is closed
Because of a snow storm and poor visibility the Selimsky pass, highways Byrd-Chambarak, Verin Getashen-Madina in Gegarkunika, the 7th km of a highway of Vanadzor-Stepanavan in Laurie is closed.
As it is reported on a site of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA, by situation on 9 o'clock in the morning on February 8, 2012 highways of interstate, republican value and passes in all territory of Armenia, are generally passable.
On some roads places ice and poor visibility.
Highways Gyumri-Yerevan (on a village site Landzhik), Spitak-Yerevan, Sevan-Chambarak in Gegarkunika, Alagyaz-Tsakhkakhovit, Norashen-Tsakhkakhovit, Aparan-Kuchak in Aragatsotn are almost impassable.
Works on cleaning of roads are conducted.