Chechnya

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Synonyms for Chechnya

an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia

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Security Council, and that Russia does not intend to fight "a two front war", preferring to concentrate its efforts on Chechenya.
America and its allies are massacring us in Palestine, Chechenya, Kashmir and Iraq.
North of the border Kilmarnock face Norweigian outfit Viking FK while Rangers and Hibernian travel to Anzhi Makhachkala, on the borders of Chechenya, and AEK Athens respectively.
epa had a very good year in 1999 with an especially good and extensive coverage of the wars in Kosovo and Chechenya.
The photographic "documents" presented all confronted viewers with the barbarism of this century, from World War I to contemporary carnage in the former Yugoslavia, Chechenya, Rwanda, and Algeria.
But, after the chastening experience in Chechenya, it is doubtful that he is prepared to up the ante with increase Russian military commitment in Tajikistan.
There can't be that many eighth-grade geography classes that tell the students where Abkhazia is, much less Chechenya, Ingushetia, North Ossetia, or South Ossetia.