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Urmia is situated on a fertile plain called Urmia Plain, on western side of Lake Urmia ; and eastern side of Turkish border and marginal range of mountains.
Urmia is the trade center for a fertile agricultural region where fruit (especially Apple and Grape) and Tobacco are grown. An important town by the 9th cent., Urmia was seized by the Seljuk Turks (1184), and later occupied a number of times by the Ottoman Turks.
Part or or all of this text stems from the original article at: http://www.urmuli.azeriblog.com/
January 20, 2009 new by latravelgirl