|Republic of Azerbaijan
Azərbaycan Respublikası (Azerbaijani)
|-||Prime Minister||Artur Rasizade|
|Establishment||28 May 1918 (first republic)|
18 October 1991 (independence from the Soviet Union)
|-||estimate||9 494 600 (as of 2014)|
The Republic of Azerbaijan, more commonly known simply as Azerbaijan, is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Formerly part of the Soviet Union, Azerbaijan is bordered by the Caspian Sea to the east, Russia to the north, Georgia to the northwest, Armenia to the west, and Iran to the south.
References in the GTA Series
- Ferdinand Kerimov, an informant and suspected terrorist, is from Azerbaijan. On evidence obtained by the FIB through torture of Kerimov, Michael De Santa assassinates Tahir Javan, another native of Azerbaijan.