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Astrakhan is a city in Russia, administrative center of Astrakhan region. Located in the upper part of Volga river Delta, on 11 Islands of the Caspian depression. Located 1500 km from Moscow. Is a sea and river port of the Volga-Caspian basin. It is considered a monopolist for the production of sulfur. The internal division of the city is represented by four administrative districts. The population of 520,7 thousand people, 69,69% Russian, 14,19% of the Kazakhs, of 7.02% Tatars, a little more than 1% of Ukrainians and Chechens.

Telephone code: 7 851 2. Postcode: 414000. Car code: 30.

the First mention of the city dates back to XIII century. There are about twenty names of ancient Astrakhan: Astrakhan, Charitraheen, Astrahan, Astrakan, Agaran and others, and therefore several versions of the origin of the city name. One of them says, that Astrakhan translates as "located in the lower reaches" . Originally the city was a major trading center on the route from Persia and India to Europe, 1456 became the capital of Astrakhan khanate. In 1558 year, the city was moved to another location (on the left Bank of the Volga), this year is considered the founding year of modern Astrakhan. The city status was obtained in 1717 year.

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India Russia seek deeper cooperation in Space, Agriculture and Pharma
 09/20/2018 10:15, " Financial Express " tells: "Both sides are also going to have the first ever India-Russia Business ... Bandar Abbas (Iran), Tehran, Bandar Anzali (Iran) and Astrakhan (Russia)."
Azerbaijani wine and tea houses to open in Astrakhan by the end of the year
 09/05/2018 22:05, " AZERTAC News " tells: "“Wine and tea houses will be inaugurated at the Azerbaijani Business Centre in Astrakhan, Russia, by the end of the year,” Economy Minister Shahin ..."

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Parliament concerned about SA medical students in Cuba, Russia
 09/21/2018 23:25, " News24 " tells: "Members are very disturbed that the embassy in Russia was not informed about the Astrakhan State Medical University programme but has to deal ..."
Russian President Vladimir Putin Is Expected To Have Separate Meetings With His Iranian ...
 09/08/2018 15:20, " UrduPoint News " tells: "Diplomatic relations between Russia and Iran date back to the 16th century. ... The Russian-Iranian political dialogue is based on close or shared ... and the fourth summit of the heads of the Caspian littoral states in Astrakhan."

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Agenda of 9th Russia-Azerbaijan interregional forum disclosed
 09/25/2018 01:20, " Trend News Agency " tells: "The 9th Russia-Azerbaijan interregional forum will be held in Baku on Sept. ... Heads of six regions, namely, Arkhangelsk, Astrakhan and Novgorod ..."
More than 1500 servicemen repelled 'air attack' at drills in southern Russia
 09/25/2018 01:20, " TASS " tells: "... stationed in the North Ossetia-Alania Region have repelled a massive "air attack" by "enemy" groups at the Kapustin Yar Range, Astrakhan Region, ..."
Near to Astrakhan: Akhtubinsk (Russia) 258 km, Elista (Russia) 288 km, Aktau (Kazakhstan) 307 km, Atyrau (Kazakhstan) 307 km
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