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See Qazvin.


or Kaz•vin


a city in NW Iran, NW of Teheran: capital of Persia in the 16th century. 298,705.
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The Persian Corridor was a 636-mile road and later railroad from Khorramshahr to Kazvin to the Baltic Sea that was used to supply Russia in its fight against Germany.
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Iran Medetkan Sherimkulov visited Kazvin province with a working visit and held negotiations with the Head of Kazvin province Seied Ahmad Nasri and leaders of the Organization of developing trade of Iran and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kazvin province on August 11.
Abbas transferred the capital from Kazvin to Isfahan, deep inside Iran.