Fuzuli Rayon

Fizuli is a rayon o Azerbaijan. It wis namit efter the Turkic poet Fuzûlî[4]. Its caipital is the toun o Fizuli. The wastren hauf, includin caipital Fizuli, haes been controlled bi the breakway Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, as pairt o its Hadrut Province, syne the Nagorno-Karabakh War. Due tae Resolution 874 o Unitit Naitions Security Cooncil, these lands haes been considered as occupeed bi Armenie forces.[5]

Fizuli
Map o Azerbaijan showin Fuzuli Rayon
Map o Azerbaijan showin Fuzuli Rayon
KintraAzerbaijan
CapitalFizuli
Area
 • Total1,390 km2 (540 sq mi)
Population
 (1989[1] census)
 • Total89,417
 • Estimate 
(undated[2])
140,900
Postal code
Telephone code0141


IDP's frae Nagorno-Karabakh an the surroondin regions wur muivit tae Fuzuli rayon frae tent settlements aroond the kintra. The IDPs live in new hooses biggit bi the govrenment.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Official census in USSR, 1989
  2. "Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic. Fizuli". Retrieved 28 Apryle 2010.
  3. The official website of the President of Azerbaijan
  4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_Fuz%C3%BBl%C3%AE
  5. http://www.un.org/russian/documen/scresol/res1993/res874.htm
  6. "Azerbaijan: Life on the Frontlines". Eurasia.net. 5 Julie 2007. Retrieved 7 October 2010.

External linksEdit

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