Baku - the capital of the independent
Republic of Azerbaijan, a large scientific and industrial center.
According to its antiquity, size of territory and population of Baku is one of
the oldest and largest cities of the East. Baku city - one of the most ancient cities of Azerbaijan.
The citys name means "city of winds". Coat of arms of Baku - three torches on the backdrop
of the sea waves.
Azerbaijan has long called the "Land of Fire".