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Convention On Caspian Sea's Legal Status To Be Signed On August 12, Kremlin Says
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Convention On Caspian Sea’s Legal Status To Be Signed On August 12, Kremlin Says

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The Kremlin says that, after more than two decades of negotiations, leaders of the five Caspian Sea countries will sign a convention on the resource-rich sea’s legal status at a summit in the Kazakh port city of Aqtau on August 12.

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The signing will will be the “central event” of the summit attended by the presidents of littoral nations Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, and Turkmenistan, a statement on the Kremlin website on August 10 said.

Debates on whether the Caspian is a sea or a lake have been ongoing since the Soviet Union fell apart in 1991, leaving five nations with shorelines on the inland sea instead of two — the Soviet Union and Iran…

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