Чече́нская Респу́блика, Чечня́ (чеченск. Нохчийн Республика, Нохчийчьо) — республика в составе Российской Федерации, расположенная на Северном Кавказе. Граничит с Ингушетией, Северной Осетией, Дагестаном и Грузией. Население республики составляет: 1,414 млн. чел. (2005). Плотность населения: 76 чел./км2 (2005), удельный вес городского населения: 34,0 % (2005).
Chechnya - Chechen Republic The Chechen Republic or, informally, Chechnya, sometimes referred to as Ichkeria, Chechnia, Chechenia or Nokhchiyn, is a federal subject of ► Russia (a republic). It is located in the Northern Caucasus mountains, in the Southern Federal District. It borders Stavropol Krai to the northwest, the republic of ► Dagestan to the northeast and east, ► Georgia to the south, and the republics of ► Ingushetia and ► North Ossetia-Alania to the west.
Map showing Chechnya's geographic relationship to the Caucasus region
Map of Chechnya
Map of Chechnya
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