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In the South of Donetsk Oblast, on the shores of Azov Sea
Area: 792 sq.km Population: 29,241 Capital: Yalta.
Famous for its stud farm: Agrofirma "Mangush". Compact settlement of Greek minority population.
Arms and flag are shown at wikipedia and <dic.academic.ru>
Chrystian Kretowicz, 14 February 2009
Meaning of the name is "1 of May Holiday place".
Rayon and town was named in 1940' in Stalin times. In those years the "1of May Holiday - Day of international solidarity of workers" was very popular and was celebrated widely.
Victor Lomantsov, 16 February 2009
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