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The first “Chess” scientific research institute has been opened in Armenia

With the establishment of the Chess Research Institute in Armenia, which is the world's first, a turning point begins with the global chess movement. President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov believes. Opening this research institute, we are making a step forward for the future, this is a big step in the development of educational and pedagogical thinking, "said Kirsan Ilyumzhinov.
According to him, the research carried out by the institute will help to understand how chess affects the development of the human brain, intellect and personality. "Chess is the only way through which the child develops both hemispheres in the game. At the same time logic and spatial imagination.begins to work. The results that will be developed in this institute will have an impact on the development of world chess, "the FIDE President emphasized.