Khorasani Turkic people (Persian: ترکهای خراسان, Azerbaijani/Turkish:خوراسان تؤرکلری); or Qizilbash are Khorasani Turkic-speaking people inhabiting part of northeastern Iran, and in the neighboring regions of Turkmenistan up to beyond the Amu Darya River; and speak the Khorasani Turkic, and live in the North Khorasan, Razavi Khorasan and Golestan provinces of Iran. Iranian Azerbaijanis living in this area are about a century, Azerbaijanis have emigrated and resettled in large numbers to Khorasan especially Mashhad.
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