Java District

Java District (Georgia)

General information
Area: 1,448 km²
Population: 10,000 (est)
Subdivision: 2 towns, 104 villages
Regional center: Java

Java (Georgian: ჯავის მუნიციპალიტეტი, Javis municiṗaliṫeṫi) is a district of Georgia, in the region of Shida Kartli. The entire district is located in the partly recognized Republic of South Ossetia (Dzau district of South Ossetia) and has not been under control of Georgian government since 1992. Roki Tunnel, a strategic pass linking South Ossetia with Russia, is located in the district.

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Coordinates: 42°23′25″N 43°55′20″E / 42.3904°N 43.9223°E / 42.3904; 43.9223

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