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Askeran region

  1. Situated in the eastern part of NKR
  2. Territory - 1196.3 square kilometers
  3. Number of communities – 42
  4. Populated areas – 45
  5. Population – 18316 (as of July 1, 2016)
  6. Agricultural area – 42428,16 hectares
  7. Forest land – 366,6 hectares
  8. Developed agricultural branches – grain crop cultivation, vegetable and melon cultivation, gardening, cattle-breeding
  9. Developed branches of economy – wine-making, canning industry, woodworking, tobacco raw industry, road-metal and sand industry
  10. Main rivers – Karkar, Khachen, Meghraget.