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Discover Sheleuri in Georgia

Sheleuri in the region of Georgia (general) is a town located in Georgia - some 59 mi or ( 95 km ) North-West of Tbilisi , the country's capital .

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Local time in Sheleuri is now 10:15 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tbilisi " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Nal'chik, Grozny, and Elista. When in this area, you might want to check out Erzurum . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Sheleuri ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Gergiev told the truth about Tskhinvali - Osetia-Georgia War

4:19 min by SergeyJackNight
Views: 10877 Rating: 3.98

Valery Gergiev with Mariinsky Theatre orchestra played requiem concert for the memory of the about 2000 killed civilians in the Tskhinvali city in 7-8 August 2008 as a result of aggression Georgian ar ..

Destroyed georgian villages in hearth of Georgia! Ethnic cleansing of georgian people

3:42 min by Avaza777
Views: 2430 Rating: 3.57

Completly destroyed georgian villages in Tskhinvali Region. Fakts of ossetian vandalism! Killed more than 200 georgians, exiled all, 15.000 villagers. ..

Part 1 - The Wounds of Tskinvali - Georgean War Crimes

9:54 min by KamikazzeRu
Views: 1383 Rating: 3.67

This TV-movie is maked by russian reporters, trapped in South Ossethian city of Tskinvali, when the war begins. It shows the real hidden truth about this conflict. Second part here: Tr ..

Russia began to withdraw its forces from Georgia?

0:55 min by SakEurope
Views: 1126 Rating: 3.00

Russians remain in the city of Poti. They are stationed in the entrance of the city, the Nabada district, which they have another checkpoint. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast

The South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast was an autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union created within the Georgian SSR on April 20, 1922. Its autonomy was revoked on December 10, 1990 by the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR, leading to the First South Ossetian War. Currently, its territory is controlled by the breakaway Republic of South Ossetia.

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Located at 42.33 44.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Autonomous oblasts of the Soviet Union, History of Georgia (country), History of Soviet Georgia, Ossetia, States and territories disestablished in 1990, States and territories established in 1922


The Caucasus, also Caucas or Caucasia (for endonyms, see below), is a geopolitical region at the border of Europe and Asia, and situated between the Black and the Caspian sea. It is home to the Caucasus Mountains, which contain Europe's highest mountain, Mount Elbrus. Politically, the Caucasus region is separated between northern and southern parts.

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Located at 42.26 44.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Biodiversity hotspots, Caucasus, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Regions of Asia, Regions of Europe, Western Asia

Kurta (village)

Kurta is an abandoned village in the former South Ossetian autonomous oblast of Georgia. Populated largely by ethnic Georgians, it was one of the towns that remained under the control of Georgia between the unilateral secession of South Ossetia after the 1991–1992 South Ossetia War and the 2008 South Ossetia War.

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Located at 42.29 43.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Ghost towns in Europe, Populated places in Georgia (country), Populated places in Tskhinval district


Kekhvi is an abandoned village in the Gori Municipality of Georgia. The village is located on the left bank of the Greater Liakhvi River. The Transcaucasian highway passes through the village. The road from Tskhinvali to Kekhvi – 7.38 km. Since the 2008 South Ossetia war the village is controlled by the breakaway republic and included in the Tskhinval district by its administrative divisions. In the south of the village is situated the village of Kurta.

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Located at 42.30 43.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Populated places in Gori Municipality, Populated places in Tskhinval district


Tamarasheni is a former village in Georgia, within the territory controlled by separatist South Ossetia, some 0.5 km north of Tskhinvali. Per Georgian administrative division the village is in Shida Kartli region. During the 2008 South Ossetia War, the village was completely destroyed by the Ossetian forces and depopulated of its majority Georgian population.

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Located at 42.25 43.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Populated places in Georgia (country), Populated places in Gori Municipality