Its former President, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, is the head of the International Chess Federation (FIDE).
The 33rd Chess Olympiad was held in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia. *Smaller areas along the north Caucasus are the republics: Karachay-Cherkessia, Kabardino-Balkaria, North Ossetia-Alania, Ingushetia, and Chechnya *Yellow is the Southern Federal District and Pink is the North Caucasus Federal District The republic is located in the southwestern part of European Russia and borders, clockwise, with Volgograd Oblast in the northwest and north, Astrakhan Oblast in the north and east, the Republic of Dagestan in the south, Stavropol Krai in the southwest, and with Rostov Oblast in the west. A small stretch of the Volga River flows through eastern Kalmykia.
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It has become well known as an international center for chess.