- a city in E Ukraine, in the Donets Basin.
Also Lu·hans'k [loo-hahnsk] /luˈhɑnsk/.
Formerly Vo·ro·shi·lov·grad [vawr-uh-shee-luh f-grad; Russian vuh-ruh-shi-luhf-graht] /ˌvɔr əˈʃi ləfˌgræd; Russian və rə ʃɪ lʌfˈgrɑt/
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Examples from the Web for lugansk
The “Rap Appeal of Lugansk People Guard” was recorded in Bryanka, a little town in Lugansk region.Ukraine Separatists' Pro-Putin Raps
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Separatists in Lugansk calling themselves the Southeastern Army are insisting Kiev recognize them as a formal military unit.Putin Can Take Ukraine Without an Invasion, and Probably Will
April 12, 2014
Secession demonstrations have also started in nearby Karkiv and Lugansk.Pro-Russian Protestors in Ukraine Dream of Soviet Glory Days
April 8, 2014
Yuri says since Sunday they have stopped three small convoys of rocket-launchers advancing to Lugansk.Soccer Hooligans Prep Ukraine for Putin
March 20, 2014
- an industrial city in E Ukraine, in the Donbass mining region: established in 1795 as an iron-founding centre. Pop: 454 000 (2005 est)Former name (1935–91): Voroshilovgrad
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