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Diana and Klaas: 46.802500, 21.659400
Airat and Zhenya: 55.790017, 49.116491
Erischat: 55.760419, 49.190294
Iskander: 56.131174, 47.245482
Alexander: 53.198476, 50.114242
Sergey: 56.326790, 44.005990
Aislu: 55.772140, 48.658950
Sergey: 48.827833, 44.142189
Lenachka: 48.714649, 44.521499
Anya and Ksusha: 48.782102, 44.777984
Barzani: 51.530018, 46.034685
Nikita: 54.310759, 48.364277
Hamzat and Khambek: 43.343902, 46.095871
Caucasian dancing troupe: 44.041084, 43.066663
Romualdas: 55.710121, 21.130698
Hate fascism and love the tsars: wacky war songs on the Ob river: 62.905227, 65.242310
A Russian\'s peculiar love for Germany: 55.771510, 37.595434
On Russian beauty salons and German geologists: 61.254033, 73.396399
On Tibetans in Russia and Buddhist fertility advice for ageing Soviet pop stars: 46.304979, 44.268645
On Chechen brothers and Russian superstition: 48.802205, 44.725479
On young Kalmyk entrepreneurship: 46.314059, 44.245583
On Chechen terrorists, good old times and today\'s ignorant youth: 44.780533, 44.163355
Albert and the giant berries: 44.476519, 43.940918
Sasha: 45.338311, 44.720490
Arab student life in Russia and the offshoots of Soviet internationalism: 48.708656, 44.514203
Patriotic education and the pride of the victors: 48.709495, 44.516153
On Kalmyks in China and Russia: 46.313828, 44.257413
Zula: 46.305053, 44.260846
From the Donbass to the Caucasus: 44.039829, 43.072760
Loving chess and Stalin - despite everything: 46.305082, 44.263996
On working in the far north and returning home: 44.042127, 43.096012
On Poles in the former USSR: 43.933638, 42.729303
On Yazidi techno and a painful past: 44.020472, 43.055420
On social pressure and a road tragedy: 43.674411, 43.537525
Kidnapping Caucasian style: 43.905608, 42.713347
On shameless bathing and radioactivity: 44.032584, 43.102879
On reckless driving and inter-ethnic bitching: 43.483583, 43.605503
The old and the new Grozny: 43.317618, 45.697025
On war and on trying to forget about it: 43.345588, 46.105579
On Chechen warrior culture, multiple wives and homophobia: 42.734992, 45.576998
On Chechen wedding traditions and nephews working in Moscow: 43.346686, 46.112286
On exile and home, war and peace: 43.343191, 46.112286
On shattered dreams of freedom: 42.869825, 45.691042
On Chechens mining gold in Siberia: 42.837307, 45.676426
On war crimes in the Chechen mountains: 42.851236, 45.647587
A villager’s life shaped by the horrors of the Chechen wars: 42.825154, 45.643307
On personality cult and the role of a female museum guide in Grozny: 43.318117, 45.657200

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