Lugansk


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Lugansk,

Ukraine: see LuhanskLuhansk
, Rus. Lugansk, city (1989 pop. 497,000), capital of Luhansk region, E Ukraine, at the confluence of the Luhan and Vilkhivka rivers, in the Donets Basin. Its products include locomotives, processed coal, chemicals, steel pipes, mining equipment, machine tools,
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Lugansk

an industrial city in E Ukraine, in the Donbass mining region: established in 1795 as an iron-founding centre. Pop.: 454 000 (2005 est.)
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Denying the citizens of Donetsk and Lugansk regions civil rights, Deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation indignantly note that the infamous Law of Ukraine "On the peculiarities of state policy to ensure the state sovereignty of Ukraine over temporarily occupied territories in Donetsk and Lugansk regions" leads to war, and not to peace.
The law sets up the conditions for the forcible occupation of the territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions that are not controlled by Kiev, legalizes the deployment of the Ukrainian Armed Forces against civilians," the statement said.
Sans briller, les Red Devils ont enchaine un troisieme succes de suite toutes competitions confondues ce jeudi contre le Zarya Lugansk (1-0).
Those children are among nearly five million people living in the Donetsk and Lugansk region who are "totally dependent on two centralized water systems, both of which actually cross the front line of the conflict, and both systems have been damaged heavily during the conflict," Fellows said.
Monday's vote on granting more powers to Donetsk and Lugansk was a necessary step in guaranteeing a longer-lasting peace deal -- a condition determined by Moscow.
Meanwhile, Eduard Basurin, a senior insurgent commander, confirmed that the ceasefire in Donetsk and Lugansk regions was largely held, despite sporadic violations.
I have to remind that after the elections representatives of Donetsk and Lugansk reaffirmed the Joint Communique of the Donetsk People's Republic and Lugansk People's Republic of September 1, 2014 when they came to Minsk for the start of the talks.
The exhibition will include many of the gifts presented to people from Cardiff on their visits to Lugansk, including a samovar (a huge colourful teapot), traditional embroidered clothes and shirts and a balalaika as well as photographs, cards and letters.
HOW many people living in Cardiff, I wonder, remember that Lugansk in eastern Ukraine (now often spelt Luhansk) is one of Cardiff 's twin cities as listed on the signs when entering the city?
Hasta la fecha se cuentan casi 6 mil muertos y 1 millon 500 mil desplazados en la guerra que enfrenta al gobierno de Poroshenko con las autoproclamadas republicas populares de Donetsk y Lugansk, en la cual Kiev esta sufriendo graves reveses militares.
Latvian news agencies reported that he was then smuggled into Russia where he joined terror group the Lugansk People's Republic.