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city and administrative center of Agdam Raion, Azerbaijan SSR, near the eastern foothills of the Karabakh mountain ridge, on the edge of the Karabakh plain. Agdam has a railroad station and a highway junction. The population in 1968 was 18,000. Industry includes a butter-and-cheese factory, a winery, a cannery, a metal products and accessories plant, and a machine tool works. There are specialized secondary schools of agriculture and mechanized agriculture and specialized secondary schools of medicine and music. There is a drama theater. Agdam was founded in the mid-18th century and became a city in 1828.

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The positions of Azerbaijan Army were also fired from positions of Armenian military units located near the occupied Goyarkh, Chilaburt villages of Terter region, Bash Garvand, Marzili villages of Aghdam region, Gorgan village of Fuzuli region, as well as from positions located on nameless hills in Goranboy, Terter and Aghdam regions.
The highest yield was recorded in regions such as Barda (43.1 centners per hectare), Saatli (41.4 centners per hectare), Sabirabad (39.8 centners per hectare), Tartar (38.8 centners per hectare), Aghdam (38.4 centners per hectare), Salyan (38 centners per hectare), Imishli (37.2 centners per hectare), Aghjabadi (36.1 centners per hectare), Jalilabad (35 centners per hectare) and Ismayilli (34.8 centners per hectare).
The shooter was Nassim Aghdam, a 39-year-old who still lived with her family in southern California, either with her parents in Menifee, Riverside County, or her grandmother in San Diego.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Nasim Aghdam, the Iranian-born suspected YouTube headquarters shooter, wrote extensively about the Baha'i religion, a faith that is not recognized in Iran.
Nasim Aghdam who was in her late 30s, opened fire with a handgun and wounded three people at YouTube's headquarters, police said.
Nasim Aghdam, who was in her late 30s, opened fire with a handgun and wounded three people at YouTube's headquarters, police said.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], April 5 (ANI): A team of the United States Federal agents on Wednesday conducted a search at the Southern California homes, which had been previously inhabited by Nasim Aghdam, the accused behind the incident of shooting at the YouTube headquarters.
Nasim Aghdam shot a man and two women with a handgun when she stormed the video-sharing site's offices in San Bruno, California, on Tuesday before taking her life.
Nasim Aghdam injured a man and two women with a handgun when she stormed the video-sharing site's offices in San Bruno, California.
Investigators do not believe Nasim Aghdam specifically targeted the three victims when she pulled out a handgun and fired off several rounds in a courtyard at the company's headquarters south of San Francisco on Tuesday, police said.
Police have named Nasim Aghdam, 39, as the suspect but say they are still investigating a motive.