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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The little village of Yalta nestles at the foot of an amphitheatre which slopes backward and upward to the wall of hills, and looks as if it might have sunk quietly down to its present position from a higher elevation.
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.
Address : 298637, Crimea Resp, Yalta G, Vinogradnoye Smt, Ul Yauzy, House 28
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.
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.
Coral: 3 Mecca's Angel, 7-2 Profitable, 5 Caravaggio, 7 Acapulco, 10 Muthmir, 12 Brando, Easton Angel, Goldream, Take Cover, Yalta, 14 bar.
For hardliners, Yalta represented the sell-out of the 'captive nations' of Eastern Europe and the start of the Cold War.
In the latest expression of Kremlin unhappiness, an aide to Putin told the Yalta gathering that Ukraine would face huge financial problems if it signed the agreements and he urged the Kiev leadership to hold a people's ballot on the issue.
The forum of international organization Yalta European Strategy (YES), uniting politicians, businessmen, public figures and
Yalta Zoo has world's largest collection of Amur tigers,
through the garden in Yalta, eats the first raspberry
Three white lion cubs have been born at Yalta zoo in the Ukraine.