Caucasus


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Synonyms for Caucasus

the mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia

a large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains

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Toyota Caucasus presented a new model of this car in March, it was the first boom and it led to a great demand, not only in Georgia, but also throughout all Europe.
Published in English as From Conquest to Deportation: The North Caucasus under Russian Rule.
Anatol Lieven tackles West Asia since 1900 from the perspective of collapsing empires; therefore, he compares the situation in the South Caucasus with the Middle East.
As intercontinental data traffic continues to drive bandwidth demands to new levels, Caucasus Online is now able to leverage its submarine optical spectrum for optimized network monetization.
Zisserman, Inna Kizirya (translator), and Peter Skinner (contributor); TWENTY-FIVE YEARS IN THE CAUCASUS, 1842-1867; Narikala Publications (Nonfiction: History) 25.00 ISBN: 9780991423224
Representations of some European countries are carrying out wide religious propaganda in the Caucasus. For example, there are dozens of religious organizations of Western Europe countries and Russia which are operating actively in Azerbaijan.
Borderlands Orientalism of How the Savage Lost His Nobility: The Russian Perception of the Caucasus Between 1817 and 1878
TEHRAN (FNA)- Senior advisor to the Iranian foreign minister Seyed Rasoul Moussavi underlined that Tehran is cooperating with Russia to prevent the further growth of extremist and terrorist groups in the Caucasus. Russian Control over Extremism in Caucasus Indebted to Iran's Assistance
Summary: Georgian authorities hope to receive additional volumes of natural gas from Azerbaijan through the South Caucasus Pipeline told reporters Georgian Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze, APA reports quoting "Sputnik-Georgia".
Perhaps the people of the Northern Caucasus are in a Sisyphus-like situation, in that they have taken so many steps through the years to see their region normalized, only to watch all the progress go backward again.
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a shooting in Russia's volatile North Caucasus region of Dagestan that killed one and injured 11, SITE Intelligence Group said Thursday.
policy in the South Caucasus during the second term of Barack Obama's
His tactics though have also led to the diffusion of radicalism into the neighboring republics of Dagestan, Ingushetia, and Kabardino-Balkaria in particular which have made of up the core of the Caucasus Emirate, known locally as Imarat Kavkaz.
In September 2014, the terrorist organization known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) announced that it was ready "to start a war in Chechnya" and even "liberate Chechnya" and the entire Caucasus. Its ambitions clearly exceeded its capabilities, however, as this has not yet happened.