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(Russian ˈnaljtʃik)
(Placename) a city in SW Russia, capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, in a valley of the Greater Caucasus: health resort. Pop: 283 000 (2005 est)
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(ˈnɑl tʃɪk)

the capital of the Kabardino-Balkar Autonomous Republic in the S Russian Federation in Europe. 235,000.
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Noun1.Nalchik - a city in southwestern Russia in a valley of the Caucasus Mountains; an industrial center and health resort
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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According to NAK, a pistol, an improvised explosive device with a total capacity of about 3 kilograms of TNT as well as ammunition was seized in the apartment where Zankishiev was holed up with a number of other militants, in a multistory residential building in the city of Nalchik.
They also noted that there has been a cooperation agreement between Amman and Moscow since 2005, in addition to another agreement between Amman and Nalchik city, which deepens cooperation in all fields.
Police busted the members of a "banned international terrorist organization" in the town of Nalchik, some 300 kilometers east of Sochi, in an incident that heightens security fears less than a month before the start of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Nalchik, July 14 (BNA) - A group of unidentified gunmen attacked road police officers in Nalchik, the capital of Russia's North Caucasus Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, killing one officer and injuring two, an interior ministry spokeswoman said on Sunday.
Dzudovic has endured a bad time since his part in Rooney's red card shame as his club Spartak Nalchik have been relegated to the second tier of Russian football.
It was the second brazen murder to hit central Nalchik the main city of Kabardino-Balkaria since December 6, when assailants killed the young television presenter Kazbek Gekkiyev.