this page you will find a map of Azerbaijan
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Official name of country: Azerbaijan
Official script of the country: Latin/Latein, Cyrillic/kyrillisch
of inhabitats: see www.citypopulation.de.
of Azerbaijan with surrounding
areas. - Landkarte von Azerbaidzhan.
- Mapa de Azerbaiyán. - Carte d'Azerbaďdjan.
Azerbaijan's capital Baku is the largest city of the country. Flights to Azerbaijan usally go to Baku. The small country is located in the eastern Caucasian region between Russia and Iran, its western neighbours being Georgia and Armenia. The Republic derived from the equivalent Soviet Republic of the former Soviet Union.
Azerbaijan's official language is Azerbaijani, which in the Soviet era was written in the Cyrillic script with some special Azerbaijani characters. After the Soviet era the Latin script was introduced and seems to replace the Cyrillic script.
Tourism has no major importance in Azerbaijan. The country is politically not very stable, as are most countries and regions of the Caucasus. We would appreciate more detailed information, also about tourism, flights, or individual tours to Azerbaijan.
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