Maykop


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Maykop

(mīkôp`), city (1989 pop. 149,000), capital of Adygey Republic, Krasnodar Territory, S European Russia, at the foot of the Greater Caucasus and on the Belaya River. It has machinery, lumber, and food-processing industries. Nearby are the important Maykop oil fields, discovered in 1900–1901 and linked by pipeline with the refineries at Krasnodar and the Black Sea port of Tuapse. Maykop was founded in 1857 as a Russian fortress. It was captured by German troops in 1942 and retaken by Soviet forces in 1943. The name of the city also appears as Maikop. It has an institute for the study of Adygey culture, language, and history.
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The thickness of the Maykop in the Shamakhy-Gobustan trough is less than that in the basic part of the Kura depression, and its axial zone is slightly thicker than 1,500 m.
Figure 3 illustrates the satellite imagery, monthly precipitation (May), aspect, and clustered climate regime maps for an area southeast of the town of Maykop.
The Upper and Middle Maykop have the same geochemical composition.
There had been some rapprochement between Russia and the Circassian diaspora after the end of the Cold War because of the collapse of the Soviet Union; the Russian interest in the Kosovar Circassians who were resettled in Maykop in 1999; the recognition of Abkhazia's independence; the increased business volume by the Circassian diaspora in Russia and northwest Caucasia; Russia's generous scholarships to the Circassian young people in Turkey for study at Maykop and Nalcyk universities in northwest Caucasia; the establishment of close ties between the Russian Embassy in Ankara and the Circassian diaspora in Turkey; the meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and representatives of the Circassian diaspora in ystanbul on Sept.
On biomarkers, the Diatom series cannot be distinguished from the Upper Maykop, but its carbon isotope composition is distinctively different.
On biomarkers, the Diatom series cannot be distinguished from the Upper Maykop, although its carbon isotope composition is distinctively different.
Open competition: development of economically effective project documentation for re-use for the construction of the capital construction facility "mbou" secondary school for 1100 seats ", at maykop street, 12 march, 164" (executed in accordance with rf government decree of 12.