Karachai-Cherkess Republic


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Related to Karachai-Cherkess Republic: Cherkessk, Kabardino-Balkaria, Adygea

Karachai-Cherkess Republic

(kərʌˈtʃaɪtʃɛəˈkɛs) or

Karachayevo-Cherkess Republic

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(Placename) a constituent republic of W Russia, on the N side of the Caucasus Mountains. Capital: Cherkessk. Pop: 439 700 (2002). Area: 14 100 sq km (5440 sq miles). Also called: Karachai-Cherkessia
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Open Competition: For Design And Survey Work On The Project Construction Of The Project For The Establishment Of A Control Center In Crisis Situations, The Main Department Of The Ministry Of The Russian Federation For Civil Defense, Emergencies And Elimination Of Consequences Of Natural Disasters On The Karachai-Cherkess Republic