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republic, Russia: see Tuva RepublicTuva Republic
or Tyva Republic
, constituent republic (1990 est. pop. 366,000), 65,830 sq mi (170,500 sq km), extreme S Siberian Russia, on the Mongolian border. Kyzyl is the capital. The area is a mountain basin, c.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a fish he caught during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva ALEXEI NIKOLSKY
On an afternoon of April 2003, the normal activities of an Association of Shamans in the capital city of Tyva Republic, Kyzyl, were disrupted by an unprecedented incident.
In the PA phylogeny, although the Delhi virus grouped with LPAI viruses isolated in Mongolia and Vietnam and viruses isolated in Qinghai Lake, Uvs-Nuur Lake, and Tyva Republic, the Madhya Pradesh virus shared close relationship with LPAI viruses from Eurasia.
The second place went to a representative of Kazakhstan, Sultanbek Serikbayevich, while the third one - to Saai Nachyn of Tyva.
According to the Tyva spokesperson, CAG wants to sell the company for at least USD2m (EUR1.6m), the price it paid for it in 2005, to raise cash and to focus on underground operations.
The member states of TURKSOY are: Republic Of Azerbaijan, Republic Of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic Of Uzbekistan, Republic Of Turkey, Turkmenistan, Altai Republic, Republic Of Bashkortostan, Gagauzia (Moldova), Republic Of Khakassia, Turkish Republic Of Northern Cyprus, Republic Of Sakha, Republic Of Tatarstan and Tyva Republic.
He also showed off an impressive butterfly stroke during a brisk swim in a nearby lake in the mountains of Siberia's Tyva region.
GOING SWIMMINGLY Putin takes a dip while travelling in the mountains of the Siberian Tyva region BRANCHING OUT Having a break from all his activities NEIGH BOTHER Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin takes a ride while on holiday in Southern Siberia
Tyva Kyzy, an all-female group of throat-singers and folk musicians from the Tuva Republic in Central Asia, will present a World Music Series concert at 8 p.m.
The representatives of official delegations and creative teams from Turkey, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Serbia, Azerbaijan, Uzbekisatn, Bashkortostan, Tyva and other regions of Kyrgyzstan will participate in event.