|Republic of Azerbaijan
Azərbaycan Xalq Cümhuriyyəti
Azerbaijan in 1945
|-||President||Abbas Bey Atamalibekov|
|Legislature||Azerbaijani National Council|
|-||Declaration||3 November 1942|
The Republic of Azerbaijan was a German puppet government set up in the former Azerbaijani SSR after the defeat of the Soviet Union in World War II. It was set up by a former Azerbaijani Legion member, Abbas Bey Atamalibekov, who served on the Eastern Front.