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10-31-2015, 01:39 PM
With the Azari name of Araz, Aras is the most important & watery northern river of eastern Azarbaijan streaming along 1072 Kms joint borderline between Iran & northern neighbors. It originates from Minguldagh (thousand ponds) Mountain in Turkey & flows down the Caspian Sea. Aras is fed by two distinct branches, one in Armenia & the other in Turkey & Ararat Mountain meeting each other in Zanganeh in the northwestern part of Iran. This region is the joint border between Iran, Republic of Azarbaijan & Turkey.