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(Russian ˈfrunzɪ)
(Placename) the former name (until 1991) of Bishkek
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(ˈfrun zə)

former name (1926–91) of Bishkek.
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Noun1.Frunze - the capital of Kyrgyzstan (known as Frunze 1926-1991)Frunze - the capital of Kyrgyzstan (known as Frunze 1926-1991)
Kirgizia, Kirgizstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kyrgyzstan, Kirghizia, Kirghizstan, Kirgiz, Kirghiz - a landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China; formerly an Asian soviet but became independent in 1991
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Initial accounts said that the branches on Anna Akhatova Street and Frunze Street were targeted.
The doctors have been reported that a traffic accident occurred at the intersection of Mira Prospect and Frunze Streets.
Sargsyan attended the unveiling ceremony of the monument to Frunze Petrosyan, who had headed the Kajaran Copper-
FRUNZE employs approximately 20,000 people and regularly secures ASME and API industry certifications for its products.
"I was a student and lecturer at the Frunze Military Academy and an honorary officer of the Red Army," continued Crouch.
The Finnish stainless steel producer AvestaPolarit Oyj has received a contract for stainless steel plates and tubes from the Ukrainian company JSC Sumy Frunze NPO.
Frunze, Hermann Goring); scientists, designers, and engineers (Edwin Lutyens, Charles Myers, John Brodie); writers and intellectuals (Rudyard Kipling, Ian hay, John Maynard Keynes); names well known at the time, at least in some places and circles, but since then less so (diplomat Cecil Arthur Spring-Rice, photographer William Rider-Rider); and people relatively obscure during the war but later famous for contributions during the war or its immediate aftermath (the poet Wilfred Owen, Tasker Howard Bliss), or thereafter (historian Marc Bloch).
Born in the Central Asian city of Pishpek (now renamed Frunze) into a Moldavian military family (February 2, 1885); graduated from the Vernyi Academy with a scholarship gold medal (1904); studied at the St.
The streets of Tokombayev, Abdrahmanov and from Frunze to Shopokov will be closed on May 9 from 09:00.
Chui Avenue will be blocked in the segment, limited by Erkindik Boulevard and Panfilov Street; Frunze Street will be blocked in the segment limited by Shopokov and Ibraimov Streets.