en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_subjects_of_Russia

The federal subjects of Russia, also referred to as the subjects of the Russian Federation or ... Federal districts were created by Executive Order of the President of Russia ..... to the Chechen Wars, causing numerous issues, which in turn forced the region to use a .... First-level administrative divisions in European countries.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subdivisions_of_Russia

Russia is divided into several types and levels of subdivisions. Contents. 1 Federal subjects. 1.1 2014 Annexation of Crimea. 2 Administrative divisions; 3 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chechnya

Chechnya officially the Chechen Republic is a federal subject (a republic) of Russia. It is a ... Pottery is known to the region. .... In 2004, the European Parliament recognized the deportation of Chechens and .... than the first Chechen War, the Russian military took control over most regions. ... Administrative divisions[edit].

saylordotorg.github.io/text_world-regional-geography-people-places-and-globalization/s06-03-regions-of-russia.html

Name the major cities, rivers, and economic base of Russia's core region. ... Explain why Chechnya has been at war with Russia twice since 1994. ... At the eastern edge of Russia's European core lie the Ural Mountains, which act as a .... such as Armenia, it is necessary to study the administrative structure of Russia itself.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kalmykia

The Republic of Kalmykia is a federal subject of Russia (a republic). As of the 2010 Census, its population was 289,481. Kalmykia is the only region in Europe where Buddhism is the most practiced ..... Administrative divisions[edit]. Main article: Administrative divisions of the Republic of Kalmykia ...

www.brookings.edu/articles/governing-russia-putins-federal-dilemmas

Article by Fiona Hill, New Europe Review (January 2005) ... (The region's inclusion in the political framework of Russia's Southern Federal District is an ...

council.gov.ru/en/structure/regions/CE

The Chechen Republic is part of the North Caucasus Federal District ... Administrative divisions (2018) ... The region has a continental climate, with mild winters and hot summers. ... Mosque is the capital's main landmark, which is part of a remarkable complex and is considered the largest mosque in Russia and Europe.

www.rferl.org/a/ingushetian-court-declares-divisive-border-deal-with-chechnya-illegal/29573182.html

Oct 30, 2018 ... The Constitutional Court in Russia's Ingushetia region has ruled that a ... Chechnya were parts of a single administrative region in the Soviet ...

www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/time-to-shame-putin-again

Jan 29, 2019 ... This is the most repressive Russian region. ... The Trump administration's stated desire to ease Russian sanctions reinforces the ... from Chechnya and Russia, as the United States and some other EU countries did in 2017, ...