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a city, the center of Borispol’ Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Situated on the Kiev-Khar’kov highway, 38 km southeast of Kiev. It has a railroad station. Population in 1969, 30,600. The city manufactures food products, reinforced concrete, clothing, and fleece products. There is a museum of history and local lore in the city. The airport for Kiev is located there. Borispol’ has been known since the late 16th century.

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If you have a ticket for the match, you will be able to use free shuttle buses to travel between Borispol airport and the meeting point.
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Ukraine suspends all Zaporozhye, Kharkov, Dnepropetrovsk flights Ukraine International Airlines, based at Kiev Borispol, and several other carriers including Air Arabia, Austrian Airlines, Motor Sich Airlines, Dniproavia, Turkish Airlines, Kharkiv Airlines, Pegasus Airlines have been forced to suspend their respective services to the beleaguered towns of Zaporozhye, Kharkov, and Dnepropetrovsk with effect from December 13.
"Yesterday, Canadian Air Forces' plane arrived in Borispol airport and delivered the next [third] part of the cargo, in particular, helmets and bulletproof vests for the use of Ukraine's border guard subdivisions," Andriy Lysenko from Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council said at a briefing.
Nowhere--not in Poltava, Kharkov, Kremenchug, Borispol, not in Iagotin.
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