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Discover Verkhniy Gerit in Russia

Verkhniy Gerit in the region of Chechnya is a town located in Russia - some 949 mi or ( 1527 km ) South of Moscow , the country's capital .

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Local time in Verkhniy Gerit is now 02:49 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Moscow " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Verkhneye Klyuchevoye, Talech, and Prokhladnyy. When in this area, you might want to check out Erzurum . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Verkhniy Gerit ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Yalkhoroy is a village in the Chechen Republic, Russia. The Yalkhoroy (Yalxoroj) teip (clan) dominates this village which is its namesake. The first president of the Chechen Republic, Dzhokhar Dudaev (1944–1996) was born here.

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Located at 42.92 45.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Rural localities in Chechnya

Khaibakh massacre

The Khaibakh massacre refers to a report of mass execution of the ethnically Chechen population of the aul (village) of Khaibakh, in the mountainous part of Chechnya, by Soviet forces under an NKVD Colonel Mikheil Gveshiani.

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Located at 42.88 45.36 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: 1944 in the Soviet Union, Crimes against humanity, History of Chechnya, Mass murder in 1944, Massacres committed by the Soviet Union, Massacres in the Soviet Union, NKVD, Soviet World War II crimes


Galashki is a village in Sunzhensky District of the Republic of Ingushetia, Russia, located on the left bank of the Sunzha River near the border with the Republic of North Ossetia–Alania. Its population was about 9,000 people in 2009. It was a site of two raids by Chechen separtists during the Second Chechen War, the Galashki ambush in 2000 and the Battle of Galashki in 2002.

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Located at 43.10 44.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Rural localities in the Republic of Ingushetia