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Martakert
Մարտակերտ
Province
Caipital Martakert
Government
 • Govrenor Sergei Ohanyan
Area
 • Total 1,795 km2 (693 sq mi)
Area rank Rankit 4t
Population (2005)[1]
 • Total 18,963
 • Rank Rankit 3rd
 • Density 11/km2 (27/sq mi)
Website karabakh.net

Martakert (Armenie: Մարտակերտ‎, Roushie: Мартакерт‎) is a province o the de facto unthirlt Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. Its territory is a de jure pairt o Azerbaijan, dividit atween the Tartar an Kalbajar rayons efter Azerbaijan's abolition o the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Oblast in 1991. The Sarsang reservoir is locatit in this province.

Cultural steids[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Gandzasar monastery, the Yeghishe Arakyal Monastery an the 17t century Armenie monastery Yerits Mankants are locatit in this province. The airchaeological steid o the toun o Tigranakert is locatit here an aw. Thocht tae hae been foondit in the 2nt-1st century B.C, it haes been unnergoin excavation syne 2005. Some o the waws o the ceety, wi Hellenistic-style touers, as well as Armenian basilica datin tae fift tae seivent centuries hae been uncovered.

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