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Dagestan Republic

           Dagestan Republic — The republic as a part of the Russian Federation, the subject of the Russian Federation, is a part of the North Caucasian federal district. The name Dagestan is known from a XVII-th century and «the country of mountains» (Turkic «dag» — mountain, Persian means "camp" — the country, the earth). Capital — the city of Makhachkala. It is formed on January, 20th 1921.
           Dagestan is located in the central part of caucasus, in northern part — lowland, in southern — foothills and mountains of the Big caucasus. Extent of territory from the north on the south in  makes about 400 km, from the West on the east — about 200 km. The territory of Dagestan borders on Azerbaijan in the south, with Georgia in the southwest, also with the Chechen Republic in the west, with Stavropol Territory in the northwest and with Republic Kalmykia in the north. In 2009 Dagstat has published the data of a population of Dagestan as of January, 1st, 2009 which has made 2711679 persons.

• Statistics:

o Population density: 53,9 people / km ²

o Urban population: 1150621 foreheads;

o Agricultural population: 1561058 foreheads;

o Relative density of urban population — 42,4 %;

o Relative density of agricultural population — 57,6 %.


          According to the republic government, behind its limits constantly lives even more 700 thousand Daghestanis. Birth rate — 19,5 on one thousand population (3 place in the Russian Federation, after Ingushetia and the Chechen Republic). The Average of children on one woman — 2,13.

          The people of Dagestan speak in languages of four basic language groups.

Religious structure: 95 % of believers — Moslems: from them of 90 % — Sunnits, 5 % — Shiits. 5 % of believers — Christians (basically orthodox). Mountain Jews judaize, which most part are nowadays written down tats (1 %).

          Dagestan is the most multinational republic of Russia. The status of the state is given 14 languages of the people of Dagestan.

Ethnic composition:

    * Avars 758.4 (29,4%)
    * Byuryats 425.5 (16,5%)
    * Kumyks 365.8 (14,2%)
    * Lezgins 336.7 (13,1%)
    * Laks 139,7 (5,4%)
    * Russian 120,9 (4,7%)
    * Azeris 111,7 (4,3%)
    * Tabasarany 110,2 (4,3%)
    * Chechens 87,9 (3,4%)
    * Noghais 36.2 (1,4%)
    * Rutuls 24,3 (0,9%)
    * Agula 23,3 (0,9%)
    * Tsahurs 8,2
    * Armenians 5,7
    * Tatars 4,7
    * Ukrainians 2,9
    * Jews 1,5
    * Mountain Jews 1,1

(show the people of more than 1000 persons).

          Up to 40 years of XX century in Dagestan in Babayurtovskogo, Dagestan and Kizlyar district population of about 6 thousand Germans. The largest colonies of them were - Luxembourg (Romanivka) Tatayurt (Eygengeym), Lviv № 1 (Vanderloo number 1), Dawn (Lenindorf). All the Germans after the beginning of WW II was exiled to Kazakhstan and Central Asia.

Administrative-territorial division:

    * Agul district (p. Tpig)
    * Akushinsky District (p. midwives)
    * Ahvahsky District (p. Karat)
    * Ahtynsky District (p. Ahty)
    * Babayurtovsky District (p. Babayurt)
    * Bezhta section (pp. Bezhta),
    * Botlikh district (pp. Botlikh)
    * Bujnakskij district (city Buinaksk)
    * Gergebilsky District (p. Gergebil)
    * Gumbetovsky District (p. Mehelta)
    * Gunibsky District (pp. Gunib)
    * Dahadaevsky District (p. Urkarah)
    * Derbent district (city of Derbent)
    * Dokuzparinsky District (p. Usuhchay)
    * Kazbekovsky District (p. Dylym)
    * Kaytagsky District (p. Madzhalis)
    * Karabudahkentsky District (p. Karabudahkent)
    * Kayakentsky District (p. Novokayakent)
    * Kizilyurt district (city Kizilyurt)
    * Kizlyar district (city of Kizlyar)
    * Kulinsky District (p. Vachi)
    * Kumtorkalinsky District (p. Korkmaskala)
    * Kurahsky District (p. chickens)
    * Lak district (p. Kumuh)
    * Levashinsky District (p. Levashov)
    * Magaramkentsky District (p. Magaramkent)
    * Novolakskiy district (pp. Novolak)
    * Nogai district (pp. Terekli-Mekteb)
    * Rutul District (pp. Rutuli)
    * Sergokalinsky District (p. Sergokala)
    * Suleiman Stalsky District (p. Kasumkent)
    * Tabasaran District (p. Khuchni)
    * Tarumovsky District (p. Tarumovka)
    * Tlyaratinsky District (p. Tlyarata)
    * Untsukulsky District (p. Untsukul)
    * Khasavyurt district (city Khasavyurt)
    * Hivsky District (p. Hiv)
    * Hunzahsky District (p. Khunzakh)
    * Tsumadin District (p. Agwai)
    * Tsuntinsky district (pp. Kidero)
    * Charodinskij District (p. Tsurib)
    * Shamilsky District (p. Hebden).

From the east the territory of Dagestan is washed by the Caspian Sea. South of the republic is covered by mountains and foothills of the Greater Caucasus, in the north - begins Caspian lowland.

          A central part of the rivers Terek and Sulak. In Dagestan, the 6255 runs of rivers (including the top 100, having a length of more than 25 km and a catchment area of more than 100 km, 185 small and more than 5900 fine), the largest of them are the Terek, Sulak, Samur and its tributaries. All rivers belong to the Caspian Sea basin, but flows into the sea, only 20 of them. North Dagestan because of the dry climate, poor rivers. Existing river in summer is used for irrigation and do not reach the sea. The most abundant mountain rivers, which are due to the rapid flow does not freeze even in winter, they are characterized by comparatively abundant and significant deviations.

          Sulak is formed by the confluence of the Avar and Andi Koisu Koisu that originate in the mountains of the Greater Caucasus. The area of its basin is 15.2 thousand km ². At Sulak accounted for half of all hydroelectric Dagestan, there are Chiryurtskaya and Chirkeisk HPS.

          Samur is the second largest river in Daghestan. The area of its basin is 7.3 thousand km ². At the confluence of the Caspian Sea in the Samur breaks sleeves and forms a delta. The river and its major tributaries are plans to build three hydroelectric power plants. Water Samura also used for irrigation: from the river withdrawn irrigation canals that irrigate southern Dagestan and Azerbaijan is located in the neighborhood.

          Orography Dagestan peculiar: 245-kilometer strip rests against the foothills of the transverse ridges, which spans a huge arc Inner Dagestan. Two major rivers burst from the mountains - in the north of the Sulak and Samur in the south. Natural boundaries of mountain Dagestan are as follows: The snow and the Andean mountain ranges - up to a giant canyon Sulak, Gimrinsky, Forest, Kokma, Dzhufudag and Yarudag - between the Sulaco, and swimming pool Samura, the Main Caucasian ridge - on the south-west of the two pools.

Inner Dagestan, in turn, is divided into medium-mountain, plateau region and the alpine, alpine.

          Mountains cover an area of 25,5 km ², and the average height of the entire territory of Dagestan is 960 m. The highest point - Bazarduzu (4466 m). Rocks forming the mountains of Dagestan, sharply demarcated. Chief among them - and black shales, strong and weak alkaline dolomitic limestones, and sandstones. By shale ridges are Snegovoy with an array Diklosmta (4285 m), with the top Bogoso Adda Shuhgelmeer (4151 m), with the top Shalib Dyultydag (4127 m).

The climate in northern and central part of Dagestan is moderately continental and arid in the south along the Caspian Sea and the Caspian lowland semi-arid subtropical climate.

          Dagestan is divided into three soil-climatic zones:

• Mountain - above 850 (1000) m (area 2.12 million ha or 39,9% of the territory)

• foothills - from 150 (200) 850 (1000) m (area of 0.84 million ha or 15,8% of the territory)

• flat - 28 to 150 (200) m (2.35 million ha or 43,3% of the territory).

          The average January temperature in the lowlands is around +1 ° C to -3 ° C in the mountains of -5 ° C to 11 ° C. Yearly precipitation is 200-300 and 600-800 mm respectively.

The vegetation period is 200-240 days.

          Dagestan is located in the time zone, denoted by the international standard as Moscow Time Zone (MSK / MSD). The offset is relative to UTC +3:00 (MSK, winter) / +4:00 (MSD, summer), because in this time zone operates daylight saving time. Moscow time is different from a lap time of one hour, as in Russia operates Daylight Time.

          Dagestan geographically divided into foothill, mountain and alpine physical-geographical zones, each one has different kinds of vegetation. In Dagestan, there are about 4500 species of higher plants, of which 1,100 are endemic.

          In the foothill zone (starting from a height of 600 m) are spread meadows and forests. The subalpine and alpine meadows predominate fescue, clover, astragalus, blue scabious, blue gentian, etc. At an altitude of 3200-3600 m dominated by mosses, lichens and other plants crymophylactic.

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Law enforcement agencies for involvement in acts of sabotage - terrorist activities and terrorist organizations a double in Makhachkala wanted by members of the so-called "Makhachkala" gang:

1. Mamaev Hussein ("Hamza") Nadirovich, born in 1988, a native and resident. Novokuli Kumtorkalinskogo Area of ​​Dagestan, the ringleader, "Makhachkala" gang;

2. Kazanbiev Magomedovich Ruslan, born 1988, native of Makhachkala, a resident. Novokuli Kumtorkalinskogo Area of ​​Dagestan, an active member of the "Makhachkala" gang;

3. Majidov Medzhidovich Rasul, born 1984, native of s.Novokuli Novolaksky region of Dagestan, who lives in the area s.Chapaevo Kumtorkalinskogo RD, an active member of the "Makhachkala" gang;

4. Omarov Eid Magomedovich, born 1988, native of ... Read more »
Category: Accidents news | Views: 1772 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 05.05.2012

For part-time operatives of the FSB could significantly advance the investigation of a double bombing in Makhachkala. Vzryvotehniki found that a homemade bomb in the passenger "Mitsubishi Charisma" was in the cabin and the wheel was a young woman. By the way, a car bought specially for the militia terrorists. It is easier to learn to manage. A more powerful device, attached to the bottom of the criminals "Gazelle" and disguised under the gas equipment. More precisely - 50-liter gas tank, in which there was an explosive mixture. "Gazelle", according to investigators, the man drove to the post. In the next few hours, will be finished and chemical examination of residues of explosives. By then it will be clear exactly which components are used by terrorists. Today on a conference call with the Minister of Internal Affairs of Russia, Dagestan his colleagues reported the first results of the Moscow investigation.

 Double attack on the outskirts of Makhachkala occurred last night ... Read more »
Category: Accidents news | Views: 1579 | Added by: dagestan | Date: 05.05.2012

At least five militants were killed today in Kizlyar district during special operations force. Clash with the division of internal troops, occurred in a forest near the village of Ukrainian. The details of this operation is not yet known. At the same time, according to preliminary data, there is a loss and the military - four dead, two injured. At this hour of operation in Kizlyar district is completed.
Category: Accidents news | Views: 1554 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 27.01.2012

More than 40 percent of the grape harvest in Russia is on Dagestan. Market research conducted by Intesko Risech showed that over the past three years the total solar collecting berries in the country is growing every year by an average of ten percent. Nearly all the grapes in the Russian Federation is going to the Southern Federal District, more specifically in our country and in some parts of the Krasnodar Territory. For comparison, the share of other regions accounted for only 2 percent.
Category: Economic news | Views: 1595 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 27.01.2012

  Two residents of Derbent was kidnapped and forcibly detained citizen Telman Huseynov in the basement of the old gym and tried to extort from him two million rubles. The incident occurred Jan. 24, when under the pretext of selling sports mat of the victim was lured into the room. Is closer to the morning using the fact that one of the suspects left and the second was distracted Guseinov grabbed a gun lying on the floor and made ​​in Ibrahim Abubakarov 5 shots, the latter died on the spot. After that Huseynov was killed took a mobile phone and called the police. Arrived on the scene, investigators found air pistol with erased numbers, converted by firing live ammunition, and traumatic gun, two cell phones, handcuffs, hunting knives and tape. Currently, the police find out all the details of the incident. A criminal case, the investigations.
Category: Accidents news | Views: 1621 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 27.01.2012

January 30 in Spain, will start an international football tournament among the teams of the north-eastern Europe. Competitions will be held on the Olympic system. During the trophy will be fighting 12 clubs. They came in and Makhachkala "Anji".

Any event that is associated with "Anji", now is a great curiosity. Copa del Sol or the Sun Cup, this is the first trophy that will try to get Makhachkala residents. We decided to personally learn from experts and ordinary fans, what does the tournament for the club and what are the predictions.

It should be noted that the training camps in the UAE, "Anji" held the matches in which seemed to put it mildly, not expressive. Did someone knowingly sold or did not have time to buy?

Organizers divided the Copa del Sol all the teams into two groups - Benidorm and La Manga. Their name corresponds to the cities where matches will be held. Favorite tournament is Donetsk "Shakhtar".

It so happened that "Anji" is a club of which ... Read more »
Category: Sport news | Views: 1852 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 27.01.2012

Today, the Bridgestone-scene of Nashville Tennessee, USA, will fight in mixed martial arts MMA UFC between British Iranian Kamal Shalorus nicknamed the "Prince of Persia" and Russia's Habib Nurmagomedov. Prior to this fight in the asset Russians 16 victories and no defeats. The Briton is, who believes that he is ready to fight at 100% in his last fight lost to Jim Miller in the tournament UFC - 128.

Category: Sport news | Views: 2066 | Added by: dagestan | Date: 20.01.2012

On the basis of the Dagestan State Technical University hosted the third round of the All-Russia regional Olympiads in physics, told RIA "Dagestan" the dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Economics DGTU Elena Pavlyuchenko.

"The first two rounds - school and municipal - have been at the beginning of the year. The third round was held in two stages. First round - theoretical - was held on 13 January, and the second - Pilot - January 15. In the competition participated students 9, 10 and 11 classes from almost all cities and districts of Dagestan. In a theoretical tour, there were 101, and in the second round - the pilot, was attended by 36 students. Both rounds were conducted on the instructions of the Central subject-methodical commission of the Ministry of Education and Science, which is summed up and defined the winners "- said the source.

As a result of the Olympiad has identified 19 top experts in physics.
Category: Society news | Views: 1654 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 20.01.2012

Net profit for Google in 2011 grew by 15% compared with 2010 and totaled $ 9.74 billion Earnings per common share was $ 29.76, up 13% over the previous year. Operating profit for the last year in the company valued at $ 11.74 billion to the report Google states that the annual revenues of $ 37.9 billion, up 29% from a year earlier. On the advertising company generated $ 36.5 billion, while in 2010 the figure was $ 28 billion

In IV quarter 2011 revenue growth Google was annualized 6% ($ 2.7 billion) and revenue growth - 25% ($ 10.6 billion). CEO Larry Page said that Google has exceeded quarterly revenue of $ 10 billion for the first time in history.

After the announcement of the report the company's shares on the Nasdaq fell 10%. Despite the good performance of the experts polled by Reuters, believe that in 2012, the company may affect the unfavorable macroeconomic environment, since about 50% of the revenue Google generates outside the home of the U.S. market.
Category: Economic news | Views: 1645 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 20.01.2012

January 19 FC "Anji" officially announced the completion of the transaction with the Qatari "Al-GARAFIYEV" for the transition to the team forward, "Anji" Diego Tardelli.

"We want to Diego success in the new club and thank him for the work he has done to our team," - said in a statement Dagestan club, posted on the website "Anji".

It is worth to note that the Brazilian still January 9, wrote in his microblog on Twitter that he had signed a contract for two and a half years, "Al-GARAFIYEV," but no official confirmation of the transition from "Anji," nor of "Al-GARAFIYEV "up until yesterday was not.

According to some media reports, the Qatari club paid "Anji," a football player 7 million euros.

Diego Tardelli passed in Makhachkala club in March 2011, signing a four-year contract. The amount of transfer is estimated at 7.5 million euros. In less than a year in the camp of Makhachkala residents striker, playing in 13 games the team and not marked by any goal.
Category: Sport news | Views: 1585 | Added by: peterssidor | Date: 20.01.2012

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