Grozny was founded in 1818 by General Ermolov. [source] [source]
5000 Russian soldiers build the fortress in 4 months. Michael Lermontov and Lev Tolstoy were stationed as military officers in this town. Modern Grozny is a capital of Chechnya, a Russian Caucasus region.

Life of Chechen Republic in 2015

Grozny Aerial View

Road trip to Grozny

The Argun History, Architecture and Nature Museum Reserve.
Archeological monuments from Stone age to the Middle Ages with Eng. Subtitles

Chechnya Nojay-Yurt district horse races in celebration of the May 1st International Workers’ Day

The Essential Saker: from the trenches of the emerging multipolar world