Kura River

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Noun1.Kura River - a river in western Asia; rises in northeast Turkey and flows to the Caspian Sea
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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Capital Tbilisi on the Mtkvari river is the most happening city of the country.
Giorgi Chakhava and Zurab Jalaghania's 1975 Ministry of Roads Building, with its interlocking forty-foot cantilevers and dramatic site on the steep banks of the Mtkvari River, is one of the most famous Soviet structures in the country.
Georgia shares its borders with Russia, Turkey, Armenia and Azerbaijan and its capital Tbilisi, which straddles the steep banks of the Mtkvari River, has positioned itself for centuries as a crossroads between Europe and Asia.