Organizing committee of protest meeting on November 17th in Nalchik (Map of KBR)

The organizing committee of protest meeting on November, 17th in Nalchik had distributed a leaflet. NatPress publishes it in full.

Dear Citizens of KBR!

On Tuesday, November, 17th, 2009 at 12:00 on the afternoon on the Square of Abkhazia, Nalchik the meeting of Adygeyan people takes place.

On October, 31st KBR Parliament had approved in the second reading the bills, allocating five Balkarian settlements about 100 thousand hectares of the lands. Earlier Balkarian settlements of Chereksky, Cheghemsky and Elbrussky areas it has been allocated more than 330 thousand hectares of the lands, included territories of the nomadic animal industry, historically belonged to all the settlements of the republic. As a result 40 thousand Balkarian agricultural population have about 430 thousand hectares of the lands. It turns out that every Balkarian has 10 times more lands than one Adyg.

In connection with that all the actions of Adygeyan organizations, searching for a compromise and a way-out from the situation formed in KBR, in connection with implementation of the Federal Law # 131 had not led to fair results, Adygeyan public of KBR organizes a meeting and calls all the citizens to take an active part in it.

Organizing committee of the meeting on November, 17th

Source: NatPress

Карта урезания адыгских земель в КБР (Russian version)