Azerbaijan is a country located in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. It shares borders with Russia to the north, Georgia to the northwest, Armenia to the west, Turkey to the southwest, and Iran to the south.
The capital of Azerbaijan is Baku, which is located on the western coast of the Caspian Sea. Azerbaijan has a rich cultural heritage and is known for its carpets, traditional music, and art. The country also has a diverse landscape, including the Caucasus Mountains, the Caspian Sea, and several national parks.
Azerbaijan gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991 and has since developed into a major oil and gas producer, with significant energy resources located in the Caspian Sea. The country is also a member of the United Nations, the Council of Europe, and the Non-Aligned Movement.
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