Chechnya

For most international travellers, the Chechen Republic, a republic in the North Caucasus region of Russia, is a remarkably unknown place. While infamous for its turbulent past, little is known about the region's recent developments or about the stunning mountainous landscapes, picturesque lakes and friendly people that define this part of the Northern Caucasus.
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is the capital city of Chechnya. Since the end of the Second Chechen War in 2009, has… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Chechnya

Latitude
43.3976° or 43° 23' 51.4" north
Longitude
45.6985° or 45° 41' 54.6" east
Open Location Code
8HM79MXX+2C
Population
1,210,000
Elevation
147 metres (482 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 869593771
Geo­Names ID
569665
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Чечентәыла Ареспублика
  • Achinese: Republik Chechen
  • Afrikaans: Tsjetsjniese Republiek
  • Afrikaans: Tsjetsjnië
  • Albanian: Çeçenia
  • Amharic: ቸችኒያ
  • Arabic: Chechnya
  • Arabic: الشيشان
  • Aragonese: Chechenia
  • Armenian: Չեչնիա
  • Asturian; Bable: Chechenia
  • Asturian; Bable: República de Chechenia
  • Avaric: Буртиялъ жумхӀурият
  • Avaric: Чачан
  • Azerbaijani: Çeçenistan
  • Bashkir: Чечен Республикаһы
  • Basque: Txetxenia
  • Belarusian: Чачня
  • Belarusian: Чачэнія
  • Bengali: চেচনিয়া
  • Bosnian: Čečenija
  • Breton: Tchetchenia
  • Bulgarian: Чечения
  • Bulgarian: Чеченска република
  • Catalan: Txetxènia
  • Cebuano: Chechenskaya Respublika
  • Central Kurdish: چیچان
  • Chechen: Нохчийчоь
  • Chinese: Chechnya
  • Chinese: 車臣
  • Chinese: 车臣共和国
  • Chuvash: Чечен Республики
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Çeçenistan
  • Croatian: Čečenija
  • Czech: Čečensko
  • Czech: Čečna
  • Danish: Republikken Tjetjenien
  • Danish: Tjetjenien
  • Dimli: Çeçenıstan
  • Dutch: Tsjetsjenië
  • Eastern Mari: Чечня
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: الشيشان
  • English: Chechen Republic
  • English: Chechenia
  • English: Chechnia
  • English: Chechnya Republic
  • Erzya: Чеченэнь Республикась
  • Esperanto: Ĉeĉenio
  • Esperanto: Ĉeĉenujo
  • Estonian: Tšetšeeni Vabariik
  • Faroese: Kekenia
  • Finnish: Tshetshenia
  • Finnish: Tšetšenia
  • French: République de Tchétchénie
  • French: Tchétchénie
  • Frisian: Tsjetsjeenje
  • Gagauz: Çeçeniya
  • Gallegan: Chechenia - Нохчичьо
  • Gallegan: Chechenia
  • Georgian: ჩეჩნეთი
  • German: Tschetschenien
  • Gothic: Tsjetsjenja
  • Gothic: 𐍄𐍃𐌾𐌴𐍄𐍃𐌾𐌴𐌽𐌾𐌰
  • Greek: Δημοκρατία της Τσετσενίας
  • Greek: Τσετσενία
  • Gujarati: ચેચન રિપબ્લિક
  • Hakka Chinese: Chechnya Khiung-fò-koet
  • Hausa: Chechnya Khiung-fò-koet
  • Hebrew: צ'צ'ניה
  • Hindi: चेचन्या
  • Hindi: चेचन्या गणतंत्र
  • Hungarian: Csecsen Köztársaság
  • Hungarian: Csecsenföld
  • Icelandic: Téténía
  • Ido: Chechenia
  • Indonesian: Chechnya
  • Ingush: Нохчиче
  • Inupiaq: Siseniiaq
  • Irish: An tSeisnia
  • Italian: Cecenia
  • Italian: Repubblica Cecena
  • Japanese: チェチェン共和国
  • Javanese: Chechnya
  • Javanese: Chèchnya
  • Kabardian: Мычгыш Республикэ
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Чеченмудин таңһч
  • Kannada: ಚೆಚೆನ್ ರಿಪಬ್ಲಿಕ್
  • Karachay-Balkar: Чечен Республика
  • Kazakh: Шешен Республикасы
  • Kirghiz: Чеченстан
  • Komi: Нохчийчо республика
  • Korean: 체첸 공화국
  • Kurdish: Çeçenistan
  • Latin: Tsetsenia
  • Latvian: Čečenija
  • Lezghian: Чечня
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Tsjetsjenië
  • Lithuanian: Čečėnija
  • Lombard: Cecenia
  • Macedonian: Чеченија
  • Maithili: चेचन्या
  • Malagasy: Tsetsenia
  • Malay (generic): Chechnya
  • Malayalam: ചെച്‌നിയ
  • Marathi: चेचन्या
  • Mazanderani: چچن
  • Min Dong Chinese: Chechnya
  • Min Nan Chinese: Chechnya
  • Mingrelian: ჩეჩნეთი
  • Mongolian: Чечень
  • Northern Frisian: Tschetscheenien
  • Northern Luri: ولات چچن
  • Northern Sami: Tšetšenia
  • Norwegian: Tsjetsjenia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tsjetsjenia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tsjetsjenia
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Chechenia
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Цæцæн
  • Pampanga: Chechnya
  • Panjabi: ਚੈਚਨੀਆ
  • Persian: چچن
  • Polish: Czeczenia
  • Portuguese: Chechénia
  • Portuguese: Chechênia
  • Portuguese: Tchetchênia
  • Pushto: چيچنيا
  • Romanian: Cecenia
  • Russia Buriat: Сэсэн Республика
  • Russia Buriat: Чечня
  • Russian: ЧР
  • Russian: Чеченская Республика
  • Russian: Чечня
  • Rusyn: Чечня
  • Sardinian: Cecènia
  • Scots: Chechnie
  • Serbian: Чеченија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Čečenija
  • Sicilian: Cecènia
  • Sindhi: چيچنيا
  • Sinhalese: චෙච්නියා
  • Slovak: Čečensko
  • Slovenian: Čečenija
  • Somali: Jeejniya
  • Sorbian, Upper: Čečenska
  • South Azerbaijani: چچنیستان
  • Spanish: Chechenia
  • Sundanese: Chéchnya
  • Swahili (generic): Chechnya
  • Swedish: Tjetjenien
  • Tagalog: Chechnya
  • Tajik: Чеченистон
  • Tamil: செசென் ரிபப்லிக்
  • Tamil: செச்சினியா
  • Tatar: Чечня
  • Telugu: చెచెన్ రిపబ్లిక్
  • Thai: สาธารณรัฐเชเชน
  • Thai: เชชเนีย
  • Turkish: Çeçenistan
  • Udmurt: Чечня
  • Uighur: چېچېنىيە
  • Ukrainian: Чечня
  • Urdu: شیشان
  • Urdu: چیچنیا
  • Uzbek: Checheniston
  • Veps: Čečenijan Tazovaldkund
  • Vietnamese: Chechnya
  • Waray (Philippines): Chechnya
  • Welsh: Tsietsnia
  • Western Panjabi: چیچنیا
  • Wu Chinese: 车臣共和国
  • Yakut: Чечня
  • Yiddish: טשעטשניע
  • Yue Chinese: 車臣共和國
  • Chechen-Ingush ASSR
  • Checheno-Ingushetia
  • Checheno-Ingushskaya ASSR
  • Checheno-Ingushskaya Avtonomnaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika
  • Tšetšeeniä
  • Čečienėjė
  • Нохчийче
  • Чеченская республика
  • Шэшэн Республикэ
  • 车臣

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