or formerly Aleksandrovsk-Grushevski geographical name city S Russia in Europe NE of Rostov-on-Don population 228,000

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  • Shakhty — ( ru. Шахты) is a city in Rostov Oblast, Russia. It is located on the southeastern spur of Donetsk mountain ridge, 75 km northeast from Rostov on Don. Its population was 222,592 as of the 2002 Census.HistoryFounded on October 3, 1867 as Gornoye… …   Wikipedia

  • Shakhty — [shäkh′tē] city in SW European Russia, in the Donets Basin: pop. 230,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Shakhty — Original name in latin Shakhty Name in other language Aleksandrovsk Grushevskiy, Aleksandrovsk Grushevskoy, SHAKHTY, Sahti, Sahto, Schachty, Shakhti, Shakhty, Sjachty, Szachty, syaheuti, ati, aht ШАХТЫ, Шахти, Шахты State code RU Continent/City… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • shakhty — ˈshäktē adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Shakhty, city in southwest Union of Soviet Socialist Republics : of or from the city of Shakhty, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics : of the kind or style prevalent in Shakhty …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shakhty — /shahkh ti/, n. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, in the Donets Basin. 210,000. * * * ▪ Russia also spelled  Šachty,  formerly  (until 1920) Aleksandrovsk grushevsky,         city, Rostov oblast (province), western Russia. It lies… …   Universalium

  • shakhty — shakh·ty …   English syllables

  • Shakhty — Shakh•ty [[t]ˈʃɑx tɪ[/t]] n. geg a city in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, in the Donets Basin. 225,000 …   From formal English to slang

  • Shakhty Trial — The Shakhty Trial of 1928 was the first important show trial in the Soviet Union since the trial of the Social Revolutionaries in 1922.Police arrested a group of engineers in the North Caucasus town of Shakhty and accused them of conspiring with… …   Wikipedia

  • Шахты — (Shakhty)Shakhty, город на Ю. Европейской России, расположенный к С. В. от г.Ростов на Дону и к С. от р.Дон; 227000 жителей (1990). Основан в 1829г., крупный центр добычи антрацита …   Страны мира. Словарь

  • Andrei Chikatilo — Background information Birth name Andrei Romanovich Chikatilo Also known as The Butcher of Rostov The Red Ripper The Rostov Ripper …   Wikipedia

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