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Posted inCaucasus, Regions

Baku’s Back Yard

Residents of Azerbaijan’s oldest oil-field, the Freedom field, yearn for the past. A TOL partner post from EurasiaNet by Jason Eskenazi ILLICYCH BAY, Azerbaijan–Rotting wood and rusty sheets of metal protect many families living in the Freedom oil field, located on the Illicych Bay of the Caspian Sea. Large and small stones weigh down the […]