Novorossiysk


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Novorossiysk

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Novorossiisk

(both: nô'vərəsēsk`), city (1989 pop. 186,000), Krasnodar Territory, SE European Russia, on the Black Sea. A major port and a naval base, it exports grain and oil, has shipyards, and is a major center of the Russian cement industry. It is connected the pipelines to the oilfields of Kazakhstan. The city stands on the site of a Genoese colony (13th–14th cent.) and of a Turkish fortress, captured by the Russians in 1808. The present city was founded in 1838, and the first cement factory was opened in 1882. Before 1914 it was one of the important grain-exporting cities of Russia. The city was held (1919–20) by the White forces during the Russian civil war.
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This incremental capacity will help meet growing infrastructure needs along the heavily traveled route from the Tengiz Field to Novorossiysk.
Prosecutors in Novorossiysk also said they were pressing charges against the parents of one underage girl who was twerking with the others girls for "the failure to encourage the physical, intellectual, physiological, spiritual and moral development of a child".
These shipments, which are transported via the direct line between Lattakia and Novorossiysk that is being used for the first time, will continue at a rate of around 25,000 tons of citrus per month until the end of April 2015.
Ekaterina Litvinenko, the Head of representative office in Novorossiysk arranged the shipment of the first 40 feet container with metal works from Jawaharlal Nehru Port, the largest Indian seaport, which is 24th cargo turnover port among top 100 world largest container ports, to Novorossiysk via MSC lines.
The spokesman said the warship would not drop at Novorossiysk and would head directly to the Mediterranean.
The vessel will dock in Novorossiysk where it will take special cargo on board and head to the designated area of military service in the eastern Mediterranean," Interfax quoted an unnamed navy source as saying.
More latterly he was Managing Director/CEO for JSC group in Novorossiysk, Russia.
23 million barrels a day after storms and a pipeline leak in January delayed several cargoes from Novorossiysk.
After a long stabilization stock quotes of Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port started to move upwards.
Russian state veterinary service Rosselkhoznadzor said inspectors identified serious abuses of shipping regulations on a vessel which docked at the port of Novorossiysk.
The heavy shower killed 30 in Crimean district, nine in Black Sea resort Gelendzhik and two in Novorossiysk, local media quoted regional officials as saying.
The outlook seems more uncertain for Chernomorets, who have made the long trek north east from the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk to the outskirts of Moscow off the back of a dismal 1-0 defeat at basement boys Fakel Voronezh on Monday.