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Derbent

(Russian dɪrˈbjɛnt)
n
(Placename) a port in S Russia, in the Dagestan Republic on the Caspian Sea: founded by the Persians in the 6th century. Pop: 106 000 (2005 est)
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Der•bent

(dərˈbɛnt)

n.
a seaport in SE Dagestan in the SW Russian Federation, on the Caspian Sea. 69,000.
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Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanayee, in a visit to Derbent, discussed the development of relations between Iran and Russia's Republic of Dagestan.
A monument to the prominent Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi will be erected in Derbent, Russia.
After departing Moscow, the team travelled in the UAZs for 20 days, with stops in major cities such as Kursk, Volgograd, Elista, Makhachkala, Derbent, Baku, Tehran, Isfahan and Shiraz.
After departing Moscow, the team travelled in their prepared UAZs for 20 days, with stops in major cities -- Kursk, Volgograd, Elista, Makhachkala, Derbent, Baku, Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, etc.
[iD] Onur Erol (1), [iD] Hamit Yasar Ellidag (2), [iD] Mustafa Kemal Ozel (1), [iD] Aysel Uysal Derbent (1), [iD] Esin Eren (2), [iD] Necat Yilmaz (2)
Russia's anti-terrorist committee said on its website it had received information that militants who planned to carry out an attack early next month were hiding in Derbent, the second biggest city of the Muslim-majority republic of Dagestan.
Kosus N, Kosus A, Demircioglu, R, Simavli SA, Derbent A, Keskin EA.
Agras PI, Derbent M, Ozcay F, Baskin E, Turkoglu S, Aldemir D, et al.
* Aghasiyev ikram Karim Oghlu has a PhD in History and is the Head of Department "History of Derbent", Leader Research Fellow, Institute of History, National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan.