Kasum-Ismailov

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Kasum-Ismailov

 

a city (prior to 1966, a settlement), the center of the Kasum-Ismailov Raion, Azerbaijan SSR. It is located 7 km from the Geran’ railroad station on the Baku-Tbilisi Line. Its population was 4, 900 in 1972. The city has a hatchery and poultry-raising center. In 1973 a winery was under construction. The city was named in honor of the Bolshevik revolutionary Kasum Ismailov.

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