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How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?
Mail delivery through the embassy is fine. No DPO exists nor is it expected to be arranged soon since this is a former Soviet Socialist Republic which maintains strong ties to Russia. - Mar 27, 2017
Dip pouch. - Oct 15, 2014
Through the Embassy. - Sep 19, 2011
We receive mail by diplomatic pouch. - Oct 14, 2009
I understand the Dutch have bought into the Armenian postal system and are working to improve standards. DHL and FedEx, I believe are in Yerevan. The Embassy has pouch, delivered weekly. Transit time from the U.S. is 2-3 weeks. Transit to the U.S. is about a week. - Jul 26, 2008
Surprisingly, the mail system works in Armenia! I get mail in a week from the US to a small town in the way south of the country (Kapan). Don't have friends or family pack CDs, or small electronics or anything else of potential value or interest to the customs department - but documents, letters, magazines, etc. all come in with regularity and in good shape. - Jan 9, 2008