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Transcaucasia: Geopolitical region located on the border of Eastern Europe and Western Asia
Transcaucasia, also known as the South Caucasus, is a geographical region in the vicinity of the southern Caucasus Mountains on the border of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. Transcaucasia roughly corresponds to modern Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. The total area of these countries measures about 186,100 square kilometres. Transcaucasia and Ciscaucasia together comprise the larger Caucasus geographical region that divides Eurasia.

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Analysis: Russia becomes a central force in South Caucasus [Video]

Analysis: Russia becomes a central force in South Caucasus

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