Lerik


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Lerik

 

an urban-type settlement, the administrative center of Lerik Raion, Azerbaijan SSR, located in the Talysh Mountains, 56 km west of Lenkoran’, with which it is linked by highway. Lerik produces bricks, tile, and asphalt for construction purposes.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Appeal complaint hasn't been filed regarding arrest warrant issued against Mirhamid Narimanli, son of Igbal Mammadov, MP of Azerbaijani parliament and his nephew Orkhan Narimanli regarding the incident happened at the 'Relax' recreation center at the Lerik district, APA reports.
Over these years, schoolchildren from Ismayilli, Salyan, Neftchala, Goranboy, Samukh, Gakh, Shaki, Masalli, Jalilabad, Yardimli, Lankaran, Astara, Goygol, Lerik and other regions took part in the camps.
The eight suspects are: Lasha Okmelashvili, 33, from Georgia; Aleksi Gambarashvili, 29, from Georgia; Piruz Kavleashvili, also known as Piruzi Muresan, 31, from Georgia; Sergo Aslanishvili, 28, from Georgia; Lerik Muradov, 29, from Russia; Dimokritos Magdalianov, 48, from Georgia; Roland Beniaidze, 36, from Georgia; and Vakhtang Mangoshvili, 36, also from Georgia.
Type localities.--Near Gosmalyan, Zuvand, Lerik District, Azerbaijan (Phalangium armatum); ca.
(7) ki lerik ke-pa-na I book 1-read-ASP 'I am reading a book.' (8) ki lerik-e kha ke-pa-na-e I book-PL DEM 1-read-ASP-PL 'I am reading those books.' The Southern Chin languages have innovated a dual category in the preverbal conjugation.
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).
The population of the mountainous Lerik region gave the Chief Executive of the region 10 days to solve pressing
Storm mainly affected Azerbaijani cities of Lenkeran, Lerik, Yardimli, Masalli and Astara.AaAa Aa Storm was not only damaged many building but also caused many forest fires in the country.
The Savalan-Dalga-Lerik-Deniz-Janub JV: A deep water block 220 km south of Baku, operated by ExxonMobil under a PSA which Mobil signed with Aliyev in April 1999, contains the structures of Savalan, Dalga, Lerik, Deniz and Janub.
One of them is Lord Lerik Pia, 12, who has lost his parents, four younger sisters and a brother in the thick river of mud and boulders that swallowed up the entire village.
Mobil would be the operator with 30% of the three structures, named Lerik, in the Southern sector of the sea.