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Malakhov

(məlä`khəf), hill overlooking SevastopolSevastopol
, formerly spelled Sebastopol, city (1989 pop. 355,000), on the Crimean peninsula and the Bay of Sevastopol, an inlet of the Black Sea. From 1954 part of Ukraine (then the Ukrainian SSR), it passed to Russian control in 2014 after the occupation and annexation of
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, S Crimea, just east of the city. A major fortified point in the Crimean War, it was stormed (1855) by the French after an 11-month siege. The name is often spelled Malakoff.
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Ron Francis of the Pittsburgh Penguins was fined $1,000 and suspended for two games without pay by the NHL because of a "checking from behind incident" against Montreal Canadiens defenseman Vladimir Malakov on Saturday.