Fizuli Rayon

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Fizuli
Map of Azerbaijan showing Fuzuli Raion
Map of Azerbaijan showing Fuzuli Raion
CountryAzerbaijan
CapitalFizuli
Area
 • Total1,390 km2 (540 sq mi)
Population
 (1989[1] census)
 • Total89,417
 • Estimate 
(undated[2])
140,900
Postal code
1900
Telephone code0141

Fizuli is a raion of Azerbaijan. It was named after the Turkic poet Fuzûlî. Its capital is the town of Fizuli. The western half, including capital Fizuli, is controlled by the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.

References[change | change source]

  1. Official census in USSR, 1989
  2. "Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic. Fizuli". Retrieved April 28, 2010.
  3. The official website of the President of Azerbaijan