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or Ma·ke·yev·ka  (mə-kē′əv-kə, mä-kē′yēw-kä)
A city of eastern Ukraine northeast of Donets'k. It is a major metallurgical and coal-mining center.


(Russian maˈkjejɪfkə)
(Placename) a city in SE Ukraine: coal-mining centre. Pop: 380 000 (2005 est)


(məˈkeɪ əf kə)

a city in SE Ukraine, NE of Donetsk. 455,000.
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In Novoazovsky, Dovgomy and Makeyevka, the OSCE SMM UAF detected 5 BMM of armed units of the Russian Federation.
The ministry said the Podgornoye village and Komsom city, as well as the Makeyevka, Dokuchayevsk cities and several districts of Donetsk came under artillery shelling.
Titov - on Interpol's "most wanted" list - was tracked to the Ukraine village of Makeyevka, arriving at the remote, snowbound community clutching a forged passport under the name of Sergei Mikhailichenko.
The blast occurred at the Shcheglovskaya-Glubokaya mine in the town of Makeyevka early on Sunday, trapping three miners underground.
"So law enforcement officials will collect hundreds of our homeless and bus them to an old Russian military base between here and Makeyevka. Conditions there are good - water, heating and food.
Sir Elton John paying a visit to an orphanage for HIV-positive children in Makeyevka, outside Donetsk, Ukraine
Dept of Donbass National Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Makeyevka, Ukraine.