Ternopil


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Ternopil

(tyĭrnô`pəl), Rus. Ternopol, Pol. Tarnopol, city (1989 pop. 205,000), capital of Ternopil region, W Ukraine, on the Seret River, a tributary of the Dniester. It is an important rail junction and highway hub. Industries include food processing and the manufacture of machinery, building materials, consumer goods, and porcelain. Founded by the princes of Galicia in 1540 as a castle, Ternopil was fortified and developed as a trade center. It declined after passing to Austria in 1772 but revived in the 19th cent. with the coming of the railroad. The city became part of Poland in 1919 and of Ukraine in 1939.
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They are defending Ukraine,'' Turchynov said in a televised address to the nation after a military spokesman said Ukraine's corvette Ternopil and command ship Slavutych were being blocked by four Russian navy ships in the Crimean port of Sevastopol.
En respuesta al ataque de las fuerzas especiales en Kiev, nuevas protestas estallaron o resurgieron en ciudades como Leopolis, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk, Rivne, Lutsk, Uzhgorod y Vinnytsia, alerta el OSW, y anade que los opositores se apropiaron del arsenal de la policia de Leopolis y la madrugada del miercoles 19 "cientos" de voluntarios de la misma ciudad viajaron a la capital y se unieron a la defensa de Maidan pese al bloqueo policiaco.
In Ternopil, protesters lobbed Molotov cocktails at a local government building before occupying it, while similar scenes played out in the city of Ivano-Frankivsk.
Protesters also took over regional offices in Ivano-Frankivsk, blocked a road to a border crossing toPolandand torched the main police station in the city of Ternopil.
Police said protesters had seized regional administration headquarters in the cities of Ivano-Frankivsk and Lviv, where an army barracks was raisded and weapons taken away, while media said protesters torched the main police station in the city of Ternopil.
Parameters affecting the fatigue strength of welds, in Proceedings of International Conference "In-Service Damage of Materials, its Diagnostics and Prediction", September 21-24, 2009, Ternopil, Ukraine, 154-162.
Journal of European Economy, Vol 10, Special issue, 2011, Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine, pp.
See also "Zarvanyts'ka sviatynia prybula v Ternopil [Zarvanytsia icon arrived to Ternopil] (2014), for a news report on the arrival of the Zarvanytsia Miraculous Icon of the Mother of God at Ternopil.
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church Moscow Patriarchate has the largest following, with significant presence in all regions of the country except for the western oblasts of Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, and Ternopil.