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(Baku) - (Moscow a + Sochi s) - (Baku)


Flag or logo since 1940-03-20*
Emblem or Symbol*

Mir Dzhafar Baghirov
(ruler of AZERBAIDZHAN since 1936-12-05)

Joseph Stalin
(ruler of SOVIET UNION since 1922-04-03)
Capitals & administrative places*: Kirovabad
Official & national languages:

26 Territories:

AGDZHABEDY AGDZHABEDY District  (Aghzhabedy)Local: AGHDZHABADSKIY Raion  (Aghdzhabadi)
AGHDAM AGHDAM District  (Aghdam)Local: AGHDAMSKIY Raion  (Aghdam)
AGHDASH AGHDASH District  (Aghdash)Local: AGHDASHSKIY Raion  (Aghdash)
AGHSTAFA AGHSTAFA District  (Aghstafa)Local: AKSTAFSKIY Rayon  (Akstafa)
BARDA BARDA District  (Barda)Local: BARDINSKIY Raion  (Barda)
DASTAFUR DASTAFUR District  (Dastafur)Local: DASTAFURSKIY Raion  (Dastafur)
DZHEBRAIL DZHEBRAIL District  (Dzhebrail)Local: DZHEBRAILSKIY Raion  (Dzhebrail)
FIZULI FIZULI District  (Fizuli)Local: FIZULI  (Fizuli)
GADABEK GADABEK District  (Gadabek)Local: GADABEK  (Gadabek)
KAZAKH KAZAKH District  (Kazakh)Local: KAZAKHSKY Raion  (Kazakh)
KELBADZHAR KELBADZHAR District  (Kelbadzhar)Local: KELBADZHARSKIY Raion : КЕЛБАДЖАРСКИЙ район (ru) + KÄLBÄJÄR Rayonu (az)  (Kelbadzhar)
KHANLAR KHANLAR District  (Khanlar)Local: KHANLARSKIY Raion  (Khanlar)
KIROVABAD KIROVABAD District  (Kirovabad)Local: KIROVABAD  (Kirovabad)
KUBATELY KUBATELY District  (Kubately)Local: KUBATELSKY Raion  (Kubadli)
KUTKASHEN KUTKASHEN District  (Kutkashen)Local: KUTKASHENSKIY Raion  (Kutkashen)
LACHIN LACHIN District  (Lachin)Local: LACHIN  (Lachin)
NUKHA NUKHA District  (Nukha)Local: NUKHINSKIY Raion  (Nukha)
SAFARALIYEV SAFARALIYEV District  (Safaraliyev)Local: SAFARALIYEVSKIY Raion  (Safaraliyev)
SAMUKH SAMUKH District  (Karachayly)Local: SAMUKHSKIY Raion  (Garachayly)
SHAMKHOR SHAMKHOR District  (Shamkhor)Local: SHAMKHORSKIY Raion  (Shamkhor)
SHAUMIANOVSK SHAUMIANOVSK District  (Shaumianovsk)Local: SHAUMYANOVSKIY Rayon : ШАУМЯНОВСКИЙ Район (ru) + ŞAUMYAN Rayonu (az)  (Shaumyanovsk)
TARTAR TARTAR District  (Tartar)Local: TARTARSKIY Raion  (Tartar)
TAVUS TAVUS District  (Tavus)Local: TAVUZKIY Raion  (Tavus)
YEVLAKH YEVLAKH District  (Yevlakh)Local: YEVLAKHSKIY Raion  (Yevlakh)
ZANGILAN ZANGILAN District  (Zangilan)Local: ZANGHELAN  (Zanghelan)
ZHDANOV ZHDANOV District  (Zhdanovsk)Local: ZHDANOVSKIY Raion  (Ždanovsk)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

AZERBAIDZHAN AZERBAIDZHANI Soviet Socialist Republic  (Baku)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

DIVITCHI DIVITCHI District  (Divichi)
KHACHMAZ KHACHMAZ District  (Kekhna-Khachmaz)
KUBA KUBA District  (Kuba)
KUSAR KUSAR District  (Kusar)
KYARKI KYARKI Village [Azerbaijani Enclave in Armenia]  (Kyarki)
NAKHICHEVAN NAKHICHEVAN Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic  (Nakhichevan)
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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