Chechenia


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Noun1.Chechenia - an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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Chechenia

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(9) La postura del Kremlin de imposicion sobre Chechenia quedo nuevamente demostrada en el proceso electoral del domingo 29 de agosto, en el que se declaro como triunfador a Alu Aljanov para suceder a Ahmad Kadyrov, el gobernante pro-ruso asesinado por la guerrilla separatista en un atentado con bomba el pasado 9 de mayo.
T odie or not todie: unsuccessful female suicide bombres in Chechenia. Tatyana Drinzina.
Contributors analyze ethnic and nationalistic movements in such regions as South Ossetia, Tatarstan, Mordvinia and Chechenia, revealing to students and fellow scholars how these "nations without a state" are able to express ideologies and a mass consciousness.