Maiskii

Maiskii

 

a city (until 1965, a settlement); center of Maiskii Raion, Kabarda-Balkar ASSR. It is situated on the left bank of the Terek River, on the Prokhladnyi-Ordzhonikidze highway. Railroad station (Kotliarevskaia) on the Mineral’nye Vody-Groznyi line; there is a branch line (41 km) to Nal’chik. Population, 21,000 (1973). Local plants produce X-ray equipment, reinforced-concrete articles, and building parts; Maiskii also has a hemp factory, a wood-products plant, a brewery, a calibration plant, and an alcohol and yeast combine.


Maiskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Mazanovskii Raion, Amur Oblast, RSFSR. It is located 9 km from the Selemdzha River (a tributary of the Zeia) and 191 km northeast of the city of Svobodnyi. Gold is mined there.


Maiskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Sovetskaia Gavan’ Raion, Khabarovsk Krai, RSFSR. It has a railroad station 18 km from the city of Sovetskaia Gavan’. Maiskii is the site of a state regional electric power plant and a poultry farm.


Maiskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Rostov Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated 10 km southwest of the city of Shakhty. Coal is mined there.


Maiskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Tula Oblast, RSFSR. It is located 4 km from the railroad junction of Uzlovaia. Coal is mined there.

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Indeed, the French and Germans expected British capitulation in the summer of 1940, though Maiskii, at least, did not think so.
In fact, Maiskii infuriated the Foreign Office clerks precisely because of his superior "mingling" skills with British journalists, politicians, writers and businessmen; his journal, now published in Russian, indicates the breadth and diversity of his contacts in British politics and society.
Low and Maiskii, by the way, were said to have close ties.
Maiskii, Dnevnik diplomata, London, 1934-1943, 3 vols.
In turn, Litvinov staffed diplomatic positions abroad with bright, flexible individuals such as Maiskii in London and Potemkin in Paris.
51) Alexander Cadogan had told Ambassador Maiskii of the coming change in British policy on 29 March.
Halifax urged Maiskii to try to convince Litvinov to provide guarantees similar to the Anglo-French ones.
80) The Cabinet, therefore, approved the negotiations with the Soviet Union on the understanding that Soviet Ambassador Ivan Maiskii had given Halifax during the League meeting in Geneva--that the Soviet Union would not insist on issuing guarantees to states that did not want them.
Halifax attempted to convey his concerns to Ivan Maiskii, arguing that the Cabinet could not accept the Soviet definition, as it would authorize "almost unlimited interference in the affairs of the Baltic States.
Cameron Watt holds that Churchill "fell into the clutches" of Maiskii (Churchill, p.
It was not in 1938 that Maiskii and Churchill began to meet.
Explain to me, please," he asked Maiskii in 1938, "what is going on in your country?