Java Municipality

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Java Municipality
ჯავის მუნიციპალიტეტი
Location of Java Municipality in Georgia
Location of Java Municipality in Georgia
Country  Georgia
Region Shida Kartli
Capital Java
towns/villages 2/104
 • Total 1,448 km2 (559 sq mi)
 • Total 10,000
 • Density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+3

Java Municipality (Georgian: ჯავის მუნიციპალიტეტი, Javis municip’alit’et’i) is a municipality of Georgia, in the region of Shida Kartli.

International status[edit]

The entire municipality 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 municipality.

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