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 (pĕt′rə-zə-vŏtsk′, pyĭ-trə-zə-vôtsk′)
A city of northwest Russia on Lake Onega northeast of St. Petersburg. Peter the Great built an ironworks here in 1703.


(Russian pɪtrəzaˈvɔtsk)
(Placename) a city in NW Russia, capital of the Karelian Autonomous Republic, on Lake Onega: developed around ironworks established by Peter the Great in 1703; university (1940). Pop: 265 000 (2005 est


(ˌpɛ trə zəˈvɒtsk)

the capital of the Karelian Republic, in the NW Russian Federation in Europe. 270,000.
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The first school of young health professionals was organized in Petrozavodsk organized by the Council of Young Health Professionals of the Republic of Karelia with the support of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Karelia and the Karelian Republican Organization of the Health Workers' Union of the Russian Federation.
The suspect through social network Vkontakte attempted to recruit citizens of the Russian cities of Petrozavodsk and Murmansk in order to persuade them to travel to Syria and join ISIL," the press service said in a statement.
Natural and Cultural Heritage of the White Sea Islands, Petrozavodsk, 40-51.
For all the assimilation that many have undergone in Slavic Russia, the Karelians are still a Finnic tribe at heart,' says Marina Tsherbak, head of public relations at the Karelian State Museum of Local History in the city of Petrozavodsk, capital of the Republic of Karelia.
Petersburg, Leningradskaya oblast, Petrozavodsk, Kondopoga, Pskow, Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk, Sverdlovskaya Oblast, and Tyumen.
During his campaign trail, the 46-year-old indulged in a spot ballet dancing and a messed up round of patty cake with an eager young fan in the northwestern city of Petrozavodsk.
23 November 2011 - Stockholm-listed Rezidor Hotel Group AB (STO:REZT) said Tuesday it would open a Park Inn hotel in Petrozavodsk, the capital of the Republic of Karelia in northwestern Russia, in 2013.
Marta told investigators she found the alien after hearing a crash outside her home at Petrozavodsk, Russia, in 2009.
At first the disaster was blamed purely on the fog, but it is now believed the Tupolev Tu-134 struck power lines as it was trying to land, knocking out the runway lights in Petrozavodsk, 430 miles northwest of Moscow.
The jet had been flying from Moscow to Petrozavodsk, in north-west Russia.
The RusAir Tupolev 134 plane was flying from Moscow s Domodedovo airport to Petrozavodsk, the largest city in Karelia, and crashed onto a highway short of the airport runway, bursting into flames.
Summary: MOSCOW(Cihan/Ria Novosti) - Six of the survivors of the plane crash outside Petrozavodsk in northwestern Russia will be flown to Moscow for further hospital treatment, a Health Ministry official said on Tuesday.