Azov

Azov (Russian: Азов; ) is a town in Rostov Oblast, Russia, situated on the Don River just 16 kilometers (9.9 mi) from the Sea of Azov, which derives its name from the town. Population: 82,937 (2010 Census); 82,090 (2002 Census); 80,297 (1989 Census).

Read more about Azov:  Fortress of Azov, Administrative and Municipal Status, Government, Climate

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