|A country of 8 million is vital to Iranian question, and to ex-mother Russia. Both British and American embassies in Baku threatened.
Azerbaijan is a largely secular Muslim republic on the western shore of the oil-rich Caspian Sea. British oil giant BP operates two large oil and gas export projects in Azerbaijani waters that supply energy markets in Western Europe, the Financial Times reported Tuesday from Moscow.
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