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title 'Sombre anniversary' of worst nuclear disaster in history – Chernobyl: 10th anniversary accessdate 16 December 2007 author Remy, Johannes year 1996 publisher Find articles work UN Chronicle This was the only accident to receive the highest possible rating of 7 by the International Nuclear Event Scale, indicating a "major accident", until the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in March 2011. Commons:Category:Ukraine WikiPedia:Ukraine Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine
. The original four-strong line-up was Mari-Leen Kaselaan (born 2.12.1987), Rebecca Kontus, Laura Põldvere and Jaanika Vilipo. They were later joined by a fifth member, Daana Ots. Assimilation and emigration greatly reduced the ranks of the Karaim community. A few thousand Karaims remain in Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine, Russia, and Poland. Other communities exist in Israel, Turkey, the United States, and Great Britain. ''' part of the Ukrainian (Ukraine) Soviet Socialist Republic (Soviet Union) ''' (1945 1946–1991) thumb The treasure of Kul-Oba (Image:KulObaTreasure.jpg), Crimea. As the Scythians prospered through trade with the Greeks, they settled down and started farming. They also established permanent settlements such as a site in Belsk, Ukraine believed to the Scythian capital Gelonus with craft workshops and Greek pottery prominent in the ruins. Felt appliqué wall hangings have been found at the tombs at Pazyryk (Pazyryk burials) displaying the Great Goddess and anthropomorphic beasts, others show geometric and animal motifs. Archaeologists have also uncovered felt rugs as well as well crafted tools and domestic utensils. Clothing uncovered by archaeologists has also been well made many trimmed by embroidery and appliqué designs. Wealthy people wore clothes covered by gold embossed plaques. Along with ''Das Reich (2nd SS Panzer Division Das Reich)'', the division was reassigned to ''General der Infanterie'' Karl-Adolf Hollidt's reformed 6th Army (6th Army (Wehrmacht)) in the Southern Ukraine. The 6th Army was tasked with eliminating the Soviet bridgehead over the Mius River. On 26 December 1943, ''Langemarck'' was sent to Ukraine to act as a part of Army Group South. Fighting alongside the 2nd SS Panzer Division ''Das Reich'' (SS Division Das Reich), the brigade acquitted itself well in the heavy defensive battles in the region of Kiev and Zhitomir. In January 1942, to re-build its strength, the unit was authorised to recruit Russian and Ukrainian (Ukraine) volunteers. Commons:Category:Ukraine WikiPedia:Ukraine Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine
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as England manager. ), made in 1996 (Hong Kong films of 1996), is the only film in the ''Police Story'' series made partially in English (English language). The action
. Macfarlane, James. ''The Coal-Regions of America: Their Topography, Geology, and Development.'' New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1873. The '''Devnya Industrial Complex''' consists of several important factories and companies in the chemical industry sector of Bulgaria. The reason why Devnya has become the host of this cluster (business cluster) is that the region is relatively rich in raw materials like water
, rock salt, silica, marl, and limestone. Some of the largest companies based here are: Solvay-Sodi (Солвей-Соди), part of Solvay (Solvay (company)), Agropolichim (Агрополихим), part of the Acid & Fertilizers Group, Polimeri (Полимери АД), part of AKB Fores, Devnya-Cement (Девня-Цимент), part of Italcementi, Thermal Power Plant Deven (Девен AД), part of Solvay, Thermal Power Plant Varna (ТЕЦ Варна, (1260 MW), part of the ČEZ Group. Transportation
movement of poets in 1920's Ukraine. Despite the populist and propagandistic impulses of Communism, the neoclassical (neoclassicism) movement stressed the production of 'high art' to an educated and highly literate audience. Zerov, particularly, eschewed contemporary politics in his poetry, focusing on aesthetic and historical classical themes under a tight and difficult poetical structure. This approach eventually proved fatal, as Zerov, along with many other Ukrainian writers of the period, was later sent to Solovki prison camp and later executed. '''Alemdar Mustafa Pasha''' (also called '''Bairaktar Mustafa Pasha''') was an Ottoman (Ottoman Empire) military commander and a Grand Vizier born in Khotyn in Turkish-occupied Ukraine in 1765. Both ''alemdar'' and ''bairaktar'' mean "the standard bearer" and were the names given to the same rank in the Janissary corps. While Ottoman Bessarabia corresponded mainly to what now is known as Budjak and is part of Ukraine (along the Black Sea south of Moldova), the Russians applied the name ''Bessarabia'' to the entire annexed territory. Although this usage was ahistorical when first adopted, ''Bessarabia'' has come to refer more commonly to the so-named portion of the Russian Empire than to the older Ottoman Bessarabia. Thus one sees usages such as "1812... Treaty of Bucharest (Treaty of Bucharest, 1812) grants Russia control of eastern Moldova or Bessarabia, the area between the River Prut and the west bank of the Dniester," Commons:Category:Ukraine WikiPedia:Ukraine Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine
'''Ukraine''' ( Ukraine borders (State Border of Ukraine) Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.
During the Middle Ages, the area of modern Ukraine was the key center of East Slavic culture (List of Slavic cultures), as epitomized by the powerful state of Kievan Rus'. Following its fragmentation in the 13th century, the territory was contested, ruled and divided by a variety of powers, including Lithuania, Poland, the Ottoman Empire, Austro-Hungary, and Russia. A Cossack republic (Cossack Hetmanate) emerged and prospered during the 17th and 18th centuries, but Ukraine's territories remained divided until they were consolidated into a Soviet republic (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic) in the 20th century. It became independent (Sovereign state) in 1991.
Ukraine has long been a global breadbasket because of its extensive, fertile farmlands. In 2011 it became the world's third-largest grain exporter, with a higher than average yield; The country also has a well-developed manufacturing sector, particularly in aerospace and industrial equipment.
Ukraine is a unitary republic (unitary state) under a semi-presidential system with separate powers (Separation of powers): legislative (Legislature), executive (executive branch), and judicial branches. Its capital and largest city is Kiev. Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Ukraine continues to maintain the second-largest military (Military of Ukraine) in Europe, after that of Russia, when reserves and paramilitary personnel are taken into account. IISS 2010 (#IISS2010), pp. 195–197 The country is home to 45.4 million people (including Crimea (Autonomous Republic of Crimea)), country Economy 2014 demographics 77.8% of whom are Ukrainians by ethnicity, and with a sizable minority of Russians (17%), as well as Romanians Moldovans, Belarusians, Crimean Tatars, and Hungarians. Ukrainian (Ukrainian language) is the official language of Ukraine; its alphabet is Cyrillic (Ukrainian alphabet). The dominant religion in the country is Eastern Orthodoxy (Eastern Orthodox Church), which has strongly influenced Ukrainian architecture, literature (Ukrainian literature) and music (Music of Ukraine).