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see OssetiaOssetia
or Alania
, Ossetian Iryston, region of the central Caucasus, divided between the Republic of Georgia and the Russian Federation. On the northern slope is North Ossetia-Alania (1990 est. pop.
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The document was signed by Vugar Zeynalov, ASK Vice President, and Kazbek Tuganov, President of the Commerce and Industry Chamber of North Ossetia - Alania.
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Because Alania play some 60 miles away from war torn Chechnia, Rangers may need an escort of military fighters to get to the venue.
Alania will have their work cut out trying to stop the new-look Kuban attack and will certainly need to defend better than they have in most of their matches.
Besiktas will play the first leg against Alania at their home stadium in Istanbul.
However, Thompson and gaffer Peter Houston will be desperate to avoid an energy-sapping trip to Alania Vladikavkaz of Russia or Serbia's Red Star Belgrade.
The Scottish champions go into Wednesday's second leg clash with Alania Vladikavkaz protecting a 3-1 lead.
Rangers' manager Walter Smith had his worst nightmare confirmed when his side was drawn against Russian champions Alania Vladikavkaz in the preliminary round of the Champions Cup yesterday.
Playmaker Alex, scorer of 12 goals in 29 appearances last term, is definitely sidelined which is a huge blow after he was crocked during Saturday's 3-0 win over Alania and Ireland's Aiden McGeady is still trying to overcome an injury he picked up during last week's Euro 2012 qualifier.
1996-97 European Cup Rangers 3 Alania Vladikavkaz 1 Walter Smith's men built a healthy first-leg lead with goals from Derek McInnes, Ally McCoist and Gordan Petric.
Lee is now waiting for final clearance fromn Tskhadadze's Russian club, Alania Vladikavkaz.