Nareshtar, Nagorno-Karabakh

Nareshtar (Armenian: Նարեշտար) or Narinjlar (Azerbaijani: Narınclar) is a village that is, de facto, in the Martakert Province of the breakaway Republic of Artsakh; de jure it is in the Kalbajar District of Azerbaijan, in the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. The village had an Azerbaijani-majority population prior to their exodus during the First Nagorno-Karabakh War.[2]

Nareshtar / Narinjlar
Նարեշտար / Narınclar
Scenery around the village
Scenery around the village
Nareshtar / Narinjlar is located in Republic of Artsakh
Nareshtar / Narinjlar
Nareshtar / Narinjlar
Nareshtar / Narinjlar is located in Azerbaijan
Nareshtar / Narinjlar
Nareshtar / Narinjlar
Coordinates: 40°02′33″N 46°24′34″E / 40.04250°N 46.40944°E / 40.04250; 46.40944Coordinates: 40°02′33″N 46°24′34″E / 40.04250°N 46.40944°E / 40.04250; 46.40944
Country (de facto) Artsakh
 • ProvinceMartakert
Country (de jure) Azerbaijan
 • DistrictKalbajar
 • Total4
Time zoneUTC+4 (AMT)


During the Soviet period, the village was part of the Mardakert District of the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Oblast.

Economy and cultureEdit

The population is mainly engaged in agriculture and animal husbandry. The village is part of the community of Vank.[1]


The village had an ethnic Armenian-majority population of 10 inhabitants in 2005,[3] and 4 inhabitants in 2015.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Hakob Ghahramanyan. "Directory of socio-economic characteristics of NKR administrative-territorial units (2015)".
  2. ^ Андрей Зубов. "Андрей Зубов. Карабах: Мир и Война".
  3. ^ "The Results of the 2005 Census of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic" (PDF). National Statistic Service of the Republic of Artsakh.

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