He is being held in pretrial detention in Baku and faces up to seven years in prison if convicted.
In Baku accidents and catastrophes have, similarly, been of frequent occurrence.
The petroleum is conveyed by pipe lines to the refineries at Baku.
The cheap kerosene-oil from Baku or New York threatens the oilman's existence.
In the operation of this road petroleum waste is used as fuel, the refining works at Baku yielding an inexhaustible supply.
In the Baku oil-fields there are now no fewer than 4094 bores, of which 2600 are productive.
The road between Baku and Tiflis runs through a stony, desolate country.
It was an adventurous journey that I commenced from Baku on April 6, 1886.
From the development of the petroleum industry, Baku has greatly increased, and is now a large and flourishing town.
We went to see the oil city at Baku, and one day we motored to the far larger one further out.
country name, of unknown origin, perhaps from Old Persian Aturpatakan, from Greek Atropatene, from the Persian satrap Atropates, who ruled there in the time of Alexander the Great; or from local azer "fire" + baydjan (Iranian baykan) "guardian," in reference to fire-worship.
Note: This former member of the Soviet Union declared its independence in 1991.
Note: Predominantly Muslim, Azerbaijan has been involved in an often violent dispute with Armenia, its predominantly Christian neighbor, over Nagorno-Karabakh, a mainly Armenian region of Azerbaijan.
Note: The country possesses valuable oil reserves.