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Pam Mosley Thornton
Pam Mosley Thornton • 2 years ago

Funeral Traditions in Azerbaijan - Funeral services in Azerbaijan are exquisite ceremonies, which often cost well over US 1,000 dollars. This is a major problem for a country with an average annual per capita GDP of approximately US 3 000 dollars

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