Yalta


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Yal·ta

 (yôl′tə)
A city of southeast Ukraine in southern Crimea on the Black Sea. A popular resort, it was the site of an Allied conference (attended by Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin) in February 1945.

Yalta

(Russian ˈjaltə)
n
(Placename) a port and resort in the Crimea on the Black Sea: scene of a conference (1945) between Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin, who met to plan the final defeat and occupation of Nazi Germany. Pop: 80 552 (2005 est)

Yal•ta

(ˈyɔl tə, ˈyɑl-)

n.
a seaport in the Crimea, in S Ukraine, on the Black Sea: site of wartime conference of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin 1945. 83,000.
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Noun1.Yalta - a resort city in Crimea in the southern Ukraine on the Black Sea; site of the Allied conference between Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill in February 1945
Crimea - a Ukrainian peninsula between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov
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References in classic literature ?
We anchored here at Yalta, Russia, two or three days ago.
He must have been desirous of proving that Americans were welcome guests in the imperial palaces of Russia, because he rode all the way to Yalta and escorted our procession to the Emperor's himself, and kept his aids scurrying about, clearing the road and offering assistance wherever it could be needed.
Earlier, President of Crimea, Sergey Aksyonov, discussed with the Syrian delegation to Yalta economic conference the economic, headed by Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Dr.
"We will hold a meeting with the Syrian president, and I will extend the invitation to the Yalta International Economic Forum.
He nevertheless summoned the strength to make the 14,000-mile roundtrip to Yalta to meet Winston Churchill and Josef Stalin.
"After the Yalta conference, when he had gone on to Moscow, a Soviet personage in a very responsible position (ALES gave to understand that it was Comrade Vyshinsky) allegedly got in touch with ALES and at the behest of the Military NEIGHBOURS passed on to him their gratitude and so on."
Roosevelt went to Yalta trying to get Joseph Stalin to join the soon-to-be established United Nations and into the war against Japan.
Yalta shaped with much more promise on his return in the Pavilion Stakes at Ascot back in April, showing up well for a long way before having to settle for fifth, beaten four and a half lengths by Blue Point.
"I know there are wonderful landscapes and pretty girls in Yalta," he told journalists on his arrival at the regional capital, Simferopol, quoted by RIA Novosti.
Trainer Mark Johnston's string were a little under the weather for a few weeks, but have hit form once more and a reproduction of his stunning Goodwood performance would make Yalta very hard to beat.
The Last Lion, second in the Norfolk Stakes and no slouch himself, simply couldn't live with him and was being scrubbed along some way out and the victory margin of three lengths didn't flatter Yalta - he was that superior.