Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipe line - Sami Siva
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August 2011, Batumi, Georgia: 
Casino in Batumi, where tourists from Armenia, Iran,Azerbaijan, Israel and Turkey gamble alongside of Georgians. 

Since the money has begun to flow from the Baku-Tbilis-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline, designer shops and expensive hotels and restaurants have sprung up in Baku.  The disparities between rich and poor are however still enormous.

August 2011, Batumi, Georgia:
Casino in Batumi, where tourists from Armenia, Iran,Azerbaijan, Israel and Turkey gamble alongside of Georgians.

Since the money has begun to flow from the Baku-Tbilis-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline, designer shops and expensive hotels and restaurants have sprung up in Baku. The disparities between rich and poor are however still enormous.

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