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(tʃɜrˈkɑ si, -ˈkæs i, tʃɛr-)

a city in central Ukraine, on the Dnieper River, SE of Kiev. 297,000.
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39) Other key losses included the landing vessel Olshansk; two of Ukraine's mine-sweepers, Cherkasy and Chernihiv; the antitorpedo boat Kherson; and the anti-sabotage boat Feodosiya, (40) As a result, the fleet currently operates only ten ships, with thirty-three support vessels.
The qualitative study involved 21 community consultations in 11 regions of Ukraine including the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Cherkasy, Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Kherson, Kyiv, Lviv, Sumy, Zaporizhia, Vinnytsia, and Zhytomyr, regions that encompass a diversity of Ukraine's demographics, culture, and geography (see Appendix A).
Cherkasy Institute of Fire Safety named after Heroes of Chernobyl of National University of Civil Protection of Ukraine, 8 Onoprienko Str.
9%), Cherkasy (28 , 8%), Zakarpatya (25%) areas and Kiev (19.
Asked why his company is sponsoring the four, he replied, “we are Canadian company but our vodka is made in the birthplace of vodka, the Cherkasy region of Ukraine.
We'll stay here to the very end," said one, Bohdan Zakharchenko, 23, from Cherkasy, south of Kiev.
Security forces have fought back in the east, using force to disperse protests in the cities of Dnipropetrovsk, Cherkasy and Sumy and arresting dozens of protesters.
Cherkasy, Ukraine, April 27: Marching in formation, six young men in dark jackets approached an anti-government rally in Cherkasy, a city some 125 miles southeast of Kiev.
Data were from a nested case-control study in a cohort of 110,645 male Ukrainian workers who were 20-60 years of age during cleanup activities in 1986-1990 after the Chornobyl nuclear power plant accident and who were registered in the Chornobyl State Registry of Ukraine (SRU) before 1992 and resided in Kyiv City or in any one of five study oblasts (areas similar to a state or province: Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, and Kyiv) at the time of registration (Romanenko et al.
Near Trakhtemyriv, on the border of the Kyiv and Cherkasy oblasts (fifteen kilometers from the town of Kaniv), a nature reserve of undetermined status (one of heavenly beauty--a flood plain of the Dnipro River, the village of Buchak, now depopulated without a trace, no longer in existence, a place where hippies used to gather, a zone of still active tectonic activity, the "heart" of Ukraine, a baby's crown not fully developed .
12 December 2011 - Credit Raring confirmed on Friday the long-term uaBBB rating of Ukraine's central city of Cherkasy and its UAH 60 million (USD7.