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A city of west-central Russia on the Volga River west of Kazan. It is a commercial and cultural center.


(Russian tʃɪbakˈsari)
(Placename) a port in W central Russia on the River Volga: capital of the Chuvash Republic. Pop: 446 000 (2005 est)


(ˌtʃɛb əkˈsɑr i)

the capital of the Chuvash Autonomous Republic, in the Russia Federation, on the Volga. 420,000.
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com)-- Sixteen Uniastrum employees working at the Bank's offices in Moscow, the Moscow region, Saint Petersburg, Tula, Cheboksary, Barnaul, Chelyabinsk, Tomsk, Krasnodar, and Irkutsk have spent five days holidaying in Limassol, Cyprus's second-biggest city and one of its finest resorts.
A court in the central Russian city of Cheboksary found Dmitry Karuyev, 20, guilty of minor hooliganism, after he 'deliberately spat at a portrait of Vladimir Putin,' according to local advocacy group Shield and Sword.
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CHEBOKSARY/RUSSIA, January 22, 2012 (WAFA) ' President Mahmoud Abbas Sunday arrived in Cheboksary, the capital of the Federal Russian republic of Chuvashia on the Volga River.
The others are New York, Belgrade in Serbia, Chihuahua or Guadalajara in Mexico, Cheboksary in Russia and an unnamed Danish city.
195) Evoking Soviet-style use of coercive psychiatry to intimidate and punish dissidents, Lucas reports a number of cases including Igor Molyakov (a politician in Cheboksary, a city on the Volga River, who was "sent to psychiatric hospital on the grounds that his repeated complaints about corruption had made him insanely gloomy"), human rights activist Marina Trutko (who was subjected to forced injections for "paranoid personality disorder" in 2002 and 2006); and Larisa Arap (an opposition activist affiliated with international-chess-champion-turned-human-rights-activist Garry Kasparov's United Civic Front who was forcibly incarcerated and medicated in 2007).
Russia's Volga-Dnepr Airlines is to launch new services from Moscow's Domodedovo airport to Cheboksary and Ulyanovsk.
team for the International Association of Athletics Federations' World Race Walking Cup to be held May 10-11 in Cheboksary, Russia.
In April she lines-up in the National Championships at Earl's Colne, Essex, then she follows that in May with a trip to Cheboksary, Russia, where she competes in the IAAF World Cup of Race Walking.
Makarov argued the foundation of the Troitskii Monastery in Cheboksary in 1566 was evidence of state-driven conversion attempts of the local Chuvashes.
Petersburg, Kostroma, Volzhsk, Voronezh Oblast, Tula Oblast, Cheboksary, Vladivostok, Yekaterinburg, Krasnoyarsk, Elista, Kaluga, Nizhniy Novgorod, Petrozavodsk, Ryazan, and Surgut.