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(Russian svɪrˈdlɔfsk)
(Placename) the former name (1924–91) of Yekaterinburg
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(svɛrdˈlɔfsk, -ˈlɒfsk, sfɛrd-)

former name (1924–91) of Ekaterinburg.
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I am confident that working together with the government of Russia's Sverdlovsk region on the negotiation agenda and the organization of business meetings will indicate new promising areas of cooperation and will give impetus to further dialogue which we hope to continue during the visit of the Sverdlovsk region's delegation to Azerbaijan planned for this year."
60 streets of Bishkek, including 10 in the Sverdlovsk district, will be reconstructed in second phase of the Bishkek roads' reconstruction project on the Chinese grant.
Moscow: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Russian Sverdlovsk Region's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BB+' with Stable Outlooks and Short-Term Foreign-Currency IDR at 'B'.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Tradesmen and economic activists of Iran's Hamedan Province and Russian Sverdlovsk Oblast voiced their readiness to do their best to pave the ground for promoting bilateral trade ties.
The Russian Center of Science and Culture in Bishkek will conduct a videoconference presentation of a compatriot resettlement program of Sverdlovsk region on September 24.
Russia's food safety watchdog is conducting unscheduled checks at McDonald's restaurants in the Ural mountains region of Sverdlovsk, it said on Thursday, a day after four branches in Moscow were shuttered by the same agency.
The designation of the case as anthraxlike led me to compare it with the 41 documented cases in the 1979 Sverdlovsk (now Yekaterinburg), Russia, outbreak of inhalational anthrax associated with accidental release of Bacillus anthracis spores from a biologic weapons facility.
28 December 2011 - S&P on Monday notched up to BB+ from BB the long-term issuer credit rating bearing "stable" outlook on the Russian region Sverdlovsk Oblast located in the Urals Federal District.
12, 2010, SPA -- Two died and another two were injured as a two-story building collapsed in Tavda, Sverdlovsk region, at 2:41 p.m.
A small number of conserved canonical single nucleotide polymorphisms (canSNP) that define major phylogenetic branches for Bacillus anthracis were used to place a Sverdlovsk patient's B.