WEDDINGS IN BREATHTAKING BAKU
AZERBAIJAN Azerbaijan, gets its name from Atropates, a Persian nobleman. officially the Republic of Azerbaijan is a country in the Transcaucasian region, situated at the crossroads of Southwest Asia and Southeastern Europe. It is bounded by the Caspian sea to the east, Russia to the north, Georgia to the northwest, Armenia to the west and Iran to the south. The Azerbaijan democratic republic proclaimed its independence in 1918.However, The modern Republic of Azerbaijan proclaimed its independence on 30 August 1991.The Constitution of Azerbaijan does not declare an official religion, and all major political forces in the country are secularist, but the majority of people and some opposition movements adhere to Shia Islam.