Caspian Sea


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  • noun

Synonyms for Caspian Sea

a large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River

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Moreover, Turkmenistan is considering creating a new mechanism for environmental cooperation such as international environmental dialogue over the Caspian Sea under the UN aegis to utilise efforts of the Caspian littoral countries.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Nature Protection and the State Enterprise for the Caspian Sea were ordered to organize the event.
During the meeting on Saturday, the two commanders underlined that security of the Caspian Sea can only be ensured by the five littoral states of Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, the Republic of Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, and said the presence of any foreign force in the Caspian Sea poses a serious threat to the regional security.
Russia was committed to attend Caspian Sea alive resources commission's meeting to be held on November 2-3, 2010 in Tehran.
The members of the Caspian Sea Consortium are Kazakhstancaspishelf (KCS), Agip SpA, BP Statoil alliance, Royal Dutch Shell Group, British Gas Plc, Mobil Oil corporation and Total SA.
In October 2014, Iranian and Russian Naval forces staged joint exercises in the Caspian Sea.
The question on determining the legal status of the Caspian Sea became urgent after the collapse of the USSR, when emergence of new subjects of international law - Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan - raised the question of delimitation of the Caspian Sea among the five countries.
On November 4, 2003, the Framework Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Caspian Sea was signed in Tehran by the littoral states of the Caspian Sea.
It should be noted that the sturgeon spawning occurs in the south of Caspian sea, where people breed this fish.
Estimates established in a recently completed technical and economic evaluation indicate that oil reserves in the Azeri field, which is located in the Caspian Sea about 90 miles southeast of the capital city of Baku, are approximately 1.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia and Oceania Ebrahim Rahimpour underlined the country's emphasis on boosting cooperation with the Caspian Sea littoral states.
The Caspian Sea washes the coast of Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Iran and Turkmenistan.
According to the spokesman for the Iranian FM Ramin Mehmanparast, the sides will discuss division of the shelf and the right to develop the Caspian Sea and define its legal status.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Bradchikov voiced his satisfaction with the ongoing tend of negotiations among the Caspian Sea littoral states over the legal regime of the world's largest landlocked body of water, specially in Tehran and Baku meetings.
BAKE[pounds sterling] (CyHAN)- All issues relating to the legal status of the Caspian Sea can be solved in accordance to the spirit of friendship and cooperation between the Caspian states, Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov said on Wednesday during the meeting of the working group on defining the legal status of the sea.