Terter

Terter

 

a river in the Azerbaijan SSR; a right tributary of the Kura River. The Terter measures 184 km in length and drains an area of 2,650 sq km. It originates in the Karabakh Upland, and its lower course is in the Kura-Araks Lowland, where it is intersected by the Verkhnii Karabakh Canal. The river is fed mainly by subterranean waters. High water is from April to July. The mean flow rate 58 km from the mouth is 22.9 cu m per sec. The river is used for irrigation.

The Madagiz and Terter hydroelectric power plants are situated on the Terter. The cities of Mir-Bashir and Barda are located on the river, and the Istisu health resort is situated on the upper course.

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A series of events are being held in Yevlakh, Mingechevir, Barda and Terter regions of the Barda Regional Culture and Tourism Department related to the Khojaly genocide, one of the most painful days of the Azerbaijani people.
Constant shelling of nearby villages, arson of the fields and blockage of water supply from the Sarsang water reservoir located on the Terter River in the north part of the Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, provoked an ecological catastrophe, the scale of which only increases day by day," the author notes.
Armenian army violated ceasefire from the positions near Goyarkh and Chilaburt villages of Azerbaijan's Terter district, Javahirli and Garagashli villages of the Aghdam district, Kuropatkino village of the Khojavand district, Garakhanbayli, Horadiz villages of the Fizuli district, as well as from the positions located on nameless heights in Goranboy, Khojavand and Jabrayil districts.
The ceasefire was violated in Talish, Gulustan villages of Goranboy district, Chilaburt, Goyarkh villages of Terter district, Novruzlu, Javahirli, Sarijali, Shikhlar, Yusifjanli, Kengerli, Shuraabad, Merzili villages of Aghdam district, Kuropatkino village of Khojavand district, Horadiz, Garakhanbeyli, Gorgan, Ashaghi Seyidahmadli, Ashgahi Veysalli villages of Fuzuli district, Mehdili village of Jabrayil district, as well as nameless hills of Goranboy, Khojavand, Fuzuli and Jabrayil districts.
Moreover, Azerbaijani positions underwent fire from the positions located in the villages of Yusifjanli, Shikhlar, Sarijali, Kengerli, Merzili, Javahirli of Aghdam, Goyarkh, Chayli, Chileburt, Gizil Oba of Terter, Ashagi Seyidahmadli, Ashagi Abdurrahmanli of Fizuli, Tapgaragoyunlu of Goranboy, Kuropatkino of the Khojavend region and at the nameless heights in the Goygol region.
The lethal piece of jewelry unearthed in Bulgaria was most likely used for the latter purpose during a bitter conflict between a medieval ruler named Dobrotitsa and his son Ivanko Terter, Petrunova said.
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By February 1993 Armenians took back Mardakert in the north and advanced further to the west along the Terter river gorge, capturing the Azeri region of Kelbajar that separated Nagorno-Karabakh from Armenia, thus establishing a continuous swath of land stretching alongside the NKR and Armenia proper, in addition to the Lachin corridor.
LAKLAK - Algeria) MUSSUM MUSMUS (Ecuador) NAMMAN NAMNAM ORI-IRO (p2) ORIORI (a Maori chant) POSSOP (p2) POSPOS (Colombia) QAZZAQ QAZQAZ (point in Bahrain) RAGGAR(wadi - Somalia) RAGRAG (Morocco) SANNAS SANSAN (Guinea) TERRET TERTER UREERU UREURE, Te(mt.
Sports complexes are also being built in Yardimli, Terter, Neftchala and Goranboy regions, Rahimov said.
The residents of Terter received information on state registration of historical monuments not registered in the region, organization of concerts in the frontline of famous art masters, attraction of tourists to "Maragha-150" monument and assistance in repairing the Buzhan monument.