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official_name =Ağdam
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subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = flag|Azerbaijan
subdivision_type1 = Rayon
subdivision_name1 =Agdam
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population_as_of =2008
population_total =41827
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timezone =AZT
utc_offset = +4
timezone_DST =AZT
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latd=39 |latm=59 |lats=35 |latNS=N
longd=46|longm=55 |longs=50 |longEW=E
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Ağdam (also, Agdam and Aghdam) is a city in and the capital of the Agdam Rayon in southwestern Azerbaijan. It is currently a ghost town having been occupied by Armenian forces in July 1993 during the ongoing dispute over the Nagorno-Karabakh area. "Though the city was never the setting of combat, it fell victim to vandalism while occupied by Armenians. The buildings are gutted and empty, with only the graffiti-covered mosque remaining intact." []


* [ World Gazetteer: Azerbaijan] –

ee also

*Nagorno-Karabakh war

External links

* [ Fleeing from Aghdam. Refugee poem]

* [ Traveller's report on the current state of the city]

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