Java Municipality

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Java Municipality
ჯავის მუნიციპალიტეტი
Municipality
Location of Java Municipality in Georgia
Location of Java Municipality in Georgia
Country  Georgia
Region Shida Kartli
Capital Java
towns/villages 2/104
Area
 • Total 1,448 km2 (559 sq mi)
Population
 • 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.

Transport[edit]

Roki Tunnel, a strategic pass linking South Ossetia with Russia, is located in the municipality.

See also[edit]