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Encyclopedia > Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic
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Map of Azerbaijan, showing Naxıvan to the bottom-left

Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (or Naxıvan Muxtar Respublikası) is an exclave of Azerbaijan. The area of 5,500 km borders Armenia (221 km), Turkey (9 km) and Iran (179 km).


It consists of 6 rayons: Babak, Julfa, Ordubad, Sadarak, Shahbuz and Sharur.


The main city is Nakhchivan, home to the Nakhchivan State University.


External links

  • Nakhchivan State University (http://www.ndu.edu.az)

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History of Nakhchivan (2429 words)
Nakhchivan city, one of the cultural centers of the East, was founded at the first half of the second century on the basis of such strong local economic and cultural grounds.
In 654 the Arabic ameer Habib Ibn Maslama occupied Nakhchivan.
The territory of the republic was 16 000 km
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