Ukrainka


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Ukrainka

 

an urban-type settlement in Obukhov Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Situated on the Stugna River of the Dnieper basin. Population, 12,200 (1976). Ukrainka is the site of the Tripol’e-Dneprovskoe railroad station, the terminus of the Fastov-Mironovka branch line. The Tripol’e State Regional Electric Power Plant is located in the settlement.

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Forest Song, written by female Ukrainian playwright Lesya Ukrainka in 1911, is about a forest nymph, Mavka, who falls in love with a mortal youth, Lukash, and the clash of values and cultures that results from their union.
On 6 November 2017, representatives of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture, the Greater Cairo Public Library, cultural institutions, and universities participated in a presentation of the first ever collected poetry and letters written by outstanding Ukrainian writer and poet Lesya Ukrainka (1871-1913), translated into the Arabic language.
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The bomber was part of a package of four such aircraft, possibly from either the 184 Guards Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment, located at Engels-2 airbase in southwest Russia, or from the 182 Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment based at Ukrainka airbase in the country's far east.
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Certain prominent figures of the past were easily adopted by both the nationalist and the Soviet pantheons: Bohdan Khmernyts'ky, Taras Shevchenko, Lesia Ukrainka. Some prominent Soviet Ukrainian celebrities included in the national heritage fund after 1991 are the football coach Valerii Lobanovskii, the surgeon Nikolai Amosov, and the opera star Anatolii Solovianenko.
Whether they be noble or royal, Or the wife of a provincial governor, Whether they be a Chercass or an Ukrainka, A Vyshnevetska or a Sobieska.) (77) Of the second, he writes:
It was the first of a number of tributes to Ukrainian literary figures, which would be erected throughout the west, followed by monuments to Taras Shevchenko, Ivan Franko, Vasyl Stefanyk and Lesia Ukrainka.
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It main base in the Russian Far East is the Ukrainka airfield, near the Amur River.
Ukrainian literary modernism also produced strong women writers who expressed feminist concerns (eg, Lesia Ukrainka and Olha Kobylianska).
The bombers were among four Russian Tupolev 95s launched from Ukrainka in the middle of the night, including one that Japanese officials say violated their country's airspace.

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