KHALKHAL (Ḵalḵāl), the southeasternmost district of Azerbaijan. Its main city and administrative center, formerly named Heruābād, now likewise is called Khalkhal. It is located at lat 37°28′ N, long 48°31′ E. Since the administrative reform of 1998, the district has been divided between the provinces of Ardabil and East Azerbaijan (see article i).
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Originally Published: January 1, 2000
Last Updated: January 1, 2000