Where on earth do they speak Chechen?

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Language: Chechen
Number of speakers: 1350000
Language code: che
Alternate names: Chechen, Galancho, Nokchiin Muott, Nokhchiin
Where spoken: Russia

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  • Language classification: North Caucasian, East Caucasian, Nakh, Chechen-Ingush
  • Dialects: Akkin, Aux, Cheberloi, Itumkala, Kistin, Melkhin, Ploskost, Shatoi
  • Also spoken in: Germany, Georgia, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Syria, Turkey, Uzbekistan
  • Region: Chechnya Republic, north Caucasus. 63% in rural areas. Also in Georgia, Germany, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Turkey, Uzbekistan.