Donbass


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Donbass

, Donbas
an industrial region in E Ukraine in the plain of the Rivers Donets and lower Dnieper: the site of a major coalfield

Donbass

 

(Donbas), a literary-artistic and sociopolitical journal, organ of the Writers’ Union of the Ukraine. Published bimonthly in Donetsk in Ukrainian and Russian. Founded in September 1923 as an almanac under the title Zaboi (Mine Face; in Arremovsk); in 1933 it was renamed Literaturnyi Donbass; in January 1968 it was turned into a journal. Among the persons who took an active part in its publication at various times were M. Slonimskii, A. Selivanovskii, G. Bagliuk, I. Le, P. Besposhchadnyi, B. Gorbatov, P. Baidebura, and A. Klochchia. In 1971 it had a circulation of approximately 19,000-21,000 copies.

References in periodicals archive ?
But 57% would not accept peace at the cost of allowing Crimea to become a recognised part of Russia — something Moscow is likely to insist on — and 62% would not accept peace if Donbass did not return to Kiev's full control.
It supports the use of sanctions "to promote a peaceful solution to the [Ukraine] conflict and to address Russia's actions." Despite international consensus calling for a robust UN peacekeeping mission in Donbass, Russia envisions UN peacekeepers only as security agents for OSCE monitors.
The source added that the assassination of President of Donetsk Republic, who is one of the signatories of Minsk document for measures on solving conflict in Donbass, is a coward act which threatens security and stability in that area.
Washington DC, [USA] July 17 ( ANI ): Screenings of 'Donbass', the Cannes prize-winning movie which revolved around the sensitive issue of a military conflict in East Ukraine, were cancelled in Moscow.
Kiev then launched a crackdown on the Donbass -- mainly populated by ethnic Russians -- in an attempt to prevent a similar separation there.
The shot down Donbass between pro-deny for The BBC says Capt Voloshyn, 29, shot himself in front of family members in his flat on Sunday out died Mr jet
The natural source of coal for Ukraine is Donbass, but because of the conflict there, their route passes through intermediaries, which makes them more expensive.
This move would be intended to give Ukraine's military the ability to impose new costs on the Russians and their proxies engaged in a separatist revolt in the country's eastern region of Donbass, thereby persuading the Kremlin to give up the fight.
"Proclamation of the People's Republic of Salcininkai, a name that is parallel to the Donbass People's Republic established during the Ukrainian-Russian conflict, and identification of the Salcininkai residents with Donbass separatists, is a cynical provocation and yet another mockery of society," reads the municipality's press release.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 6, 2017-Air Liquide reports inability to operate in Donbass, Ukraine
It examines how the ongoing crisis evolved in the Donbass region, the diplomatic measures used to help resolve it, and the possible ramifications of all these measures.
MORE than 6,500 deaths have been reported in the Donbass region, where Ukrainian forces have battled Russian-supported separatist fighters for control since April 2014.