Chechen Republic


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chechen Republic 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
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In news:

Opponents and critics of Ramzan Kadyrov — the pro-Kremlin president of the Chechen Republic, pictured here with gold-plated pistol — have a habit of meeting violent, unexpected ends.
Russian troops entered Chechnya in September after an invasion by Chechen -based militants into the neighboring Russian republic of Dagestan, and deadly apartment bombings elsewhere in Russia that were blamed on Chechens .
A statement from the Chechen government said the account is official, and "has nothing to do with other accounts in social networks attributed to the head of the Chechen Republic.".

In science:

By far the highest peak in both cases is located at 99.5% and originates solely from a single region of Chechen Republic.
Statistical anomalies in 2011-2012 Russian elections revealed by 2D correlation analysis