Carpathian Ukraine


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Carpathian Ukraine:

see Transcarpathian RegionTranscarpathian Region
, Ukr. Zarkarpattya Oblast or Zakarpats'ka Oblast, Rus. Zakarpatskaya Oblast, administrative region (1989 pop. 1,252,000), 4,981 sq mi (12,901 sq km), SW Ukraine, on the southwestern slopes of the Carpathian Mts.
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, Ukraine.
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It became known as Carpathian Ukraine after gaining autonomy, but in English-language publications is generally referred to as Carpatho-Ukraine.
On June 29, 1945, Carpathian Ukraine was annexed to Soviet Ukraine.