East Prigorodny

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History Of Chechnya - Soviet Union - The Return
... For example South Ossetia kept the Prigorodny District, instead the republic was "compensated" with ethnic Russian territory on the left-bank Terek, Naursky ... Namely, they were the Chechen lowlands and East Prigorodny (or "West Ingushetia", depending on point of view) ... Likewise, with East Prigorodny, it had simply had been transferred to Ossete rule (during the Caucasian War as a reward for the Ossete's treachery of their neighbors) but was still populated mainly by Ingush ...

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