Dnieper River

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a river that rises in Russia near Smolensk and flowing south through Belarus and Ukraine to empty into the Black Sea

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More contentious perhaps is Kukushkin's lengthy discussion of how the Slavs from Russia's Belarus and Ukrainian-dominated territories west of the Dnieper River in general and Ukrainians in particular differed from the Galicians and Bukovynians of Austria-Hungary.
At the head of the 38th Army, Chibisov was responsible for establishing the northern Liutezh bridgehead (called "Myriatin" in the novel) on the western bank of the Dnieper River, from which the main attack on Kiev was launched, only to be recalled to Moscow at the last minute and replaced by Moskalenko.
He received the endorsement of the Poroshenko's coalition, which has strong support in this part of central Ukraine, on the west bank of the Dnieper River.
The vast Mother of the Motherland statue that towers over the west bank of the Dnieper River looked more forbidding than ever yesterday.
The EIB resources will help the renovation and advancement of 22 traditional and pumped storage hydroelectricity facility units at six power plants beside the Dnieper River in central part of the country.
BOSTON, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Circle Cruise Line, the leader in small ship and river cruising worldwide, is pleased to announce the launch of a new river cruise tour for 2013: The Dnieper River & the Black Sea: Ukraine to Romania.
In this context, the presence of long-lived cemeteries, termed Mariupol-type, located along the lower Dnieper river in Ukraine, clarify the regional chronology.
bugensis in Lakes Erie and Ontario were significantly different, with the former being more closely related to a native population from the Dnieper River, Ukraine.
There are literally thousands of Scythian graves, called kurhans, scattered throughout the Ukraine, notably along the Dnieper River.
Our quest was the former Mennonite village on the lower Dnieper River where our family had lived for 120 years until revolution, civil war, and famine led them to emigrate to Canada in 1926.
The EIB funds will support the refurbishment and upgrading of 22 conventional and pumped storage hydropower plant units at six power stations along the Dnieper River in central Ukraine.
The sun glinted off the golden domes of the churches and pleasure boats glided along the Dnieper River.
Viking River Cruises offers 14 different itineraries in 2007, ranging from seven to 14 nights along the Rhine, Main, Danube, Seine, Saone, Rhone, and Elbe Rivers, plus Russia's Waterways of the Czars and Ukraine's Dnieper River.
Third, the clearest and most discontinuous archaeological boundary in all of Europe during the period 5000-3500 BC was at the Dnieper River in modern Ukraine (Anthony 1995).
Rehabilitation of hydroelectric power stations project will ensure the reliable operation of 22 hydraulic structures of JSC "Ukrhydroenergo", located on the Dnieper river and will increase hydroelectric power to 100 MW it also improve their environmental and technical safety, as well as use water resources the most effectively.