What is Kiev known for?

critical stance

Мо́риц ; b. June 2, 1937), is a Soviet (USSR) and Russian artist of many talents primarily known as a poet, was born in Kiev, USSR (present day Ukraine) in a Jewish family. Her father Pinchas Moritz, was imprisoned under Stalin, she suffered from tuberculosis in her childhood, and spent years of hardship in the Urals during WWII. In the 1950s, she went to study in Moscow, where she was briefly expelled from college for her poems' critical stance and alienation from

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. 1925), also a former soldier of the Home Army, was arrested by the Communists and was held in prisons until the destalinization thaw of 1956. This version is to be found in the ''Liturgicon'' (''Sluzhebnik'') or ''Priest's Service Book'', published in Kiev in 1639 by St. Peter Mohyla. Substantially it is similar to the earlier version, but with some of the case-endings updated, as by that time, use of the dative case (животѹ моемѹ) to mark possession was considered distinctively archaic, and use of the genitive case (живота моегω) felt to be more correct. It retains the distinctive differences that the earlier version has from the Greek, with none of the more drastic changes that may be found in the next version. ** 1 (DST 2) most of Europe (w:Europe), West Central Africa (w:West Central Africa) (no DST) ** 2 (DST 3) Bucharest (w:Bucharest), Kiev (w:Kiev), Cairo (w:Cairo), Johannesburg (w:Johannesburg) (no DST), Finland (w:Finland), Jerusalem (w:Jerusalem) ** 3 (DST 4) Moscow (w:Moscow), Kuwait (w:Kuwait), Baghdad (w:Baghdad), Tehran (w:Tehran), Nairobi (w:Nairobi) (no DST) ** 1 (DST 2) most of Europe, West Central Africa (w:West Central Africa) (no DST) ** 2 (DST 3) Bucharest, Kiev (w:Kiev), Cairo (w:Cairo), Johannesburg (w:Johannesburg) (no DST), Finland, Jerusalem (w:Jerusalem) ** 3 (DST 4) Moscow (w:Moscow), Kuwait, Baghdad (w:Baghdad), Tehran (w:Tehran), Nairobi (w:Nairobi) (no DST) right 150px Existing and planned gas pipelines in Europe (Image:RUGasPipesMap.jpg) A 30 meter section of a gas pipeline in Luka (near Kiev (w:Kiev)) in Ukraine has been destroyed by an explosion. Although supplies to Europe via this pipeline have stopped, Ukrainian Energy Minister Georgi E. Boyko (w:Georgi E. Boyko) said that supplies to Europe would not be affected. Commons:Category:Kiev WikiPedia:Kiev Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine Provinces Kyiv Oblast Kyiv

size range

An-28 An-28 . It is a twin-engined prop transport aircraft designed by Antonov Design Bureau in Kiev, Ukraine. It is intended to replace older aircraft in a similar size range. Production takes place in Novosibirsk, Russia, but some crucial parts also made in Ukraine and Belarus. It first flew in 1994 (1994 in aviation), and received international flight certification in April 2000 (2000 in aviation). A total of 11 have been built and 6 remain in airline service

books game

Ukrainian art (Art of Ukraine), religious items, books, game sets (most commonly chess) as well as jewellery for sale. ''''. Retrieved 20 June 2006. At the United Nations Climate Change Conference 2009 (2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference) Kiev was the only Commonwealth of Independent States city to have been inscribed into the TOP30 European Green City Index (placed 30th). http

literary world

for himself a niche in the competitive European literary world by writing about topics that Westerners, in general, knew little about - the Caucasus, Blood and Oil in the Orient (1929), Twelve Secrets of the Caucasus (1930), and Der Kaukasus (1931) Russian Empire, OGPU (1932), Nicholas II (1935) Bolshevik Revolution Stalin (1931), OGPU (1932), Russia at the Crossroads (1933), Lenin (1935), End of Bolshevism (1936) newly

literary world by writing about topics that Westerners, in general, knew little about - the Caucasus, Blood and Oil in the Orient (1929), Twelve Secrets of the Caucasus (1930), and Der Kaukasus (1931) Russian Empire, OGPU (1932), Nicholas II (1935) Bolshevik Revolution Stalin (1931), OGPU (1932), Russia at the Crossroads (1933), Lenin (1935), End of Bolshevism (1936) newly discovered oil, Blood and Oil in the Orient

art songs

of Saints Cyril and Methodius who stood for the liberation of Ukrainian territories from Russian, Polish and Austrian rule, Lysenko wrote numerous art songs to the words of these and many other Ukrainian poets. He was also an ethnomusicologist, collecting and arranging Ukrainian folk songs for choir, and solos and duets with accompaniment. His own orchestral music, such as his opera ''Taras Bulba'' were based on distinctly Ukrainian topics and featured Ukrainian folk themes. He also opened the first Ukrainian music school in Kiev, the Mykola Lysenko Institute of Music and Drama. Hare then became a director of development at Nikitova Games, a games developer with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles and London; and development studios in Kiev, Ukraine. They worked on several projects for Nintendo DS and Wii, such as Showtime Championship Boxing and the as-yet-unreleased CCTV. Commons:Category:Kiev WikiPedia:Kiev Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine Provinces Kyiv Oblast Kyiv

single hit

Contest 2005 Javine biography date 2005-05-06 publisher BBC accessdate 2008-06-29 London), often known simply as '''Javine''', is an English (English people) singer (singing). She is most notable for representing the UK (United Kingdom) at Eurovision Song Contest 2005; beating competition favourite, model (model (person)) Katie Price, for the ticket to Kiev. Hylton has had a number of Top 20 (Top 40) single (single (music)) hit record hits

century view

''', in Russian (Russian language): Дмитрий Павлович Григорович, (born in Kiev, Russian Empire, 25 January (6 February) 1883, died 26 July 1938 in Moscow) was a Russian Soviet aircraft designer of a number of planes under the Grigorovich (Grigorovich (design bureau)) name. thumb 275px 19th century view of Trypillia, prior to damming of Dnieper river (Regional Archeological Museum) (Image:TrypilliaVillage.JPG) Image:TrypillianPottery.JPG thumb 250px Trypillian pots (Regional

single concentration

and armor due to high losses in tanks at the Battle of Uman, "Barbarossa", Alan Clark, William Morrow and Company, 1965. P. 130 they nonetheless posed a significant threat to the German advance and were the largest single concentration of Soviet troops on the Eastern Front at that time. On 10 December 1913, the Ilya Muromets No. 107 flew for the first time, and on 11 February 1914, the second prototype (factory airframe 128)took off for its first

founding year

the Crusaders (Fourth Crusade) took Constantinople (1204), they found some Paulicians, whom the historian Geoffrey of Villehardouin calls Popelicans. The popes in Rome whilst leading the Crusade against the Albigenses (Albigensian Crusade) did not forget their counterpart in the Balkans and recommended the annihilation of the heretics. Its official founding year is 947 (or perhaps 974, or 914), based on an anachronistic legend that it was founded


'''Kiev''' ( making Kiev the 8th largest city in Europe (Largest cities in Europe).

Kiev is an important industrial, scientific (science), educational, and cultural (culture) centre of Eastern Europe. It is home to many high-tech (High tech) industries, higher education institutions and world-famous historical landmarks. The city has an extensive infrastructure and highly developed system of public transport, including the Kiev Metro.

The city's name is said to derive from the name of Kyi (Kyi, Schek and Khoryv), one of its four legendary founders (see Name (Kiev#Name), below). During its history (History of Kiev), Kiev, one of the oldest cities in Eastern Europe, passed through several stages of great prominence and relative obscurity. The city probably existed as a commercial centre as early as the 5th century. A Slavic (Slavs) settlement on the great trade route between Scandinavia and Constantinople, Kiev was a tributary of the Khazars, Columbia Encyclopedia, article Kiev until seized by the Varangians (Vikings) in the mid-9th century. Under Varangian rule, the city became a capital of the Kievan Rus', the first East Slavic (East Slavs) state. Completely destroyed during the Mongol invasion (Mongol invasion of Rus') in 1240, the city lost most of its influence for the centuries to come. It was a provincial capital of marginal importance in the outskirts of the territories controlled by its powerful neighbours; first the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, followed by Poland (Crown of the Kingdom of Poland) and Russia (Russian Empire).

The city prospered again during the Russian Empire's Industrial Revolution in the late 19th century. In 1917, after the Ukrainian National Republic declared independence from the Russian Empire, Kiev became its capital. From 1919 Kiev was an important center of the Armed Forces of South Russia and was controlled by the White Army. From 1921 onwards Kiev was a city of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, which was proclaimed by the Red Army, and, from 1934, Kiev was its capital. During World War II (Eastern Front (World War II)), the city again suffered significant damage, but quickly recovered in the post-war years, remaining the third largest city of the Soviet Union.

Following the collapse of the Soviet Union (Collapse of the Soviet Union (1985–1991)) and Ukrainian independence (History of Ukraine) in 1991, Kiev remained the capital of Ukraine and experienced a steady migration influx of ethnic Ukrainians from other regions of the country. Electronic Bulletin "Your Choice - 2012". Issue 4: Batkivshchyna, Ukrainian Center for Independent Political Research (24 October 2012) Ukraine's Party System in Transition? The Rise of the Radically Right-Wing All-Ukrainian Association "Svoboda" by Andreas Umland, Centre for Geopolitical Studies (1 May 2011)

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