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Saturday, February 17, 2018

On the map of Ukraine there is another Kiev

The result of the adoption by the Verkhovna Rada resolution No. 4085, supported by 249 MPs, Kyiv Red village of the Domanevsky region of the Nikolaev area renamed the village of Kiev. The basis for the change of name became paragraph 8 of article 7 of the law of Ukraine “About the condemnation of the Communist and national socialist (Nazi) totalitarian regimes in Ukraine and the prohibition of propaganda of their symbols”.

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The decree will enter into force on the day following the day of its publication.

The population of Kiev is 17. The local government of Kiev – Bogdanovsky village Council.

By the way, 8 kilometers East of Kiev on the banks of the southern bug river is the village called lions. It refers to the may day area and has a population of 83 inhabitants.

In addition to the capital of Ukraine, Kiev name (in Russian language) were still only settling in Kosinski district, Perm region of the Russian Federation. In the Czech Republic (more precisely, in Moravia) is also somewhat modified title – Kyjov.

But in Russia there are as many as eight villages by the name of Kiev. The village of the same name also exist in Croatia and Bosnia.

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