Category: Ukraine

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Name: Ukraine
Timeframe:(1991 - Present day)
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Ukraine, Україна, transliterated: Ukrayina: a country in Eastern Europe. In the north, Ukraine borders with Belarus, Poland and Slovakia, on the southwest with Hungary, Romania and Moldova. Ukraine is divided into 24 provinces, two municipalities, and territorial autonomy - the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.

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  • 1772 - 1918: Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria or Russian Empire
  • 1917: 1920: Brief independence: Western Ukrainian People's Republic and Ukrainian People's Republic. (Boundary set up for Ukraine's independence in 1991.)
  • 1921-1939: Western Ukraine was part of the Second Polish Republic or (Polish) "II Rzeczpospolita", while the eastern half belonged to the USSR/Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or (Russian) "Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик"/"Soyúz Sovétskikh Sotsialistícheskikh Respúblik". Soviet Union Category
  • 1939-1940: USSR Occupation
  • 1941-1945: All of Ukraine (except for the Chernivtsi Oblast) was occupied by Nazi Germany.
  • 1945 to 1991: All of Ukraine was part of the USSR/Union of Soviet Socialist Republics until its independence in 1991. Soviet Union Category
  • Date of independence: August 24, 1991.

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10 Sep 1891 Vinnytsia, Ukraine - 23 Mar 1959 photo
Nagornovka, Belopolie region, Sumy, Ukraine - abt 01 Jan 1975
04 Jun 1832 Schardau, Molochans'k, Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine - 22 May 1898 photo
21 Apr 1921 Ustymivka, Poltava, Ukraine - 27 Dec 2001 photo
1870s - 1930s Privacy Level: Private (Red) photo




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