Lankaran


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Lankaran

(lĭn'kărăn`) or

Lenkoran

(lyĕn'kərän`yə), city (1989 pop. 45,020), SE Azerbaijan, near the Iranian border, on the Caspian Sea. It is a port and an important food-processing center for fish and tea. Its inhabitants are mostly Talysh, an Iranian-speaking people who are Shiite Muslims. Lankaran, known since the 17th cent., was the capital of the Talysh khanate under Persia in the 18th cent. and was ceded to Russia by Persia in 1813. The Lankaran Lowland, a coastal strip c.40 mi (60 km) long, has a humid, subtropical climate. Citrus fruit, tea, and rice are grown here.
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Trainings for entrepreneurs were held in Lankaran and Shaki, organized by the Baku Business Training Center of the Ministry of Economy.
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Over the past 25 years there have been earthquakes of great strength --7-point on the Richter scale, such as, the Caspian (May 1980), Ismailly (November 1981), Caspian (March 1986), Lankaran (October 1987), Caspian (September 1989), on the border with Iran (February 1997), Lerik (July 1998), Baku (November 2000).
After a coaching career spanning 36 years and taking in positions at Real Madrid, Sporting Lisbon and the national side, Toshack had seemed set for retirement when he left Azerbaijan side Khazar Lankaran last year.
This mission came to nothing; although, Lankaran Committee of the Russian Communist Party declared its supports from Mirza-led Jungle Movement in its anti-imperialism attempts against the English Government in 1919 and before establishment of Iran's Communist Party.
Massacres were carried out in Baku, Shamakhi, Guba, Karabakh, Zangazour, Nakhchivan, Lankaran and other places with medieval barbarity.
has been referred for consideration to the Lankaran Court of Grave Crimes.