Ussuriysk


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Ussuriysk

(o͝o'so͝orēsk`), city (1989 pop. 158,000), Maritime Territory, Russian Far East, on the Suyfun River. It is a coal-mining center and a Trans-Siberian RR junction. A direct rail line to the Manchurian city of Harbin runs from Ussuriysk. Industries include food processing and clothing manufacture. The city was called Nikolsk-Ussuriski until 1935 and Voroshilov until 1957.
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The army is based in Russia's Far East, in the city of Ussuriysk, some 98 km (61 miles) from Vladivostok.
Keepers at the zoo in Ussuriysk, near Vladivostok in the far east of Russia tried to feed the bears bread and sugar from a boat as they waited to be released.
We have studied the airborne suspensions that were found in snow samples collected during 2010-2013 in the biggest cities in the Russian Far East: Vladivostok (at 13 points), Khabarovsk (12 points), Birobidzhan (5 points), Blagoveshchensk (25 points), Ussuriysk (10 points), and National Reserve Bastak (5 points).
It says lower levels were picked up by the Russian site at Ussuriysk, without giving its location in relation to the site.
Eastern RAO will spend money on construction of Ussuriysk TPP.
The 40-year-old man, who illegally entered the Ussuriysk area in the Russian Far East last September while working for an industry-related ministry of the North Korean government, recently conveyed his desire for defection to the Russian government and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the sources said.
In April 2000, a severe outbreak of FMD type O in occurred in pigs in the Ussuriysk District of eastern Russia.
The support network included six ground tracking stations (Yevpatoriya, Moscow, Dzhusaly, Ulan-Ude, Ussuriysk, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy), four space event support ships (two each in the Pacific and the Atlantic oceans) and a communications and data transmission system linking the tracking stations with the Flight Control Center.
LAST ONE The quest is on to find a female Siberian tiger young enough to breed, otherwise the males in the Ussuriysk Reserve will die out.
As we wrote in our note from September 6, 2012 "Eastern RAO: Site-visit to Sakhalin Island", the money will most probably be spent on construction of Ussuriysk TPP with installed capacity of 370MW.
One of the men now in police custody, Zheng Renhao, headed a gang that straddled the border between Ussuriysk in Russia and Dongning in Heilongjian, Xinhua said.