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 (yär′ə-slä′vəl, yə-rə-)
A city of western Russia on the Volga River northeast of Moscow.


(Russian jɪraˈslavlj)
(Placename) a city in W Russia, on the River Volga: a major trading centre since early times and one of the first industrial centres in Russia; textile industries were established in the 18th century. Pop: 609 000 (2005 est)


(ˌyɑr əˈslɑ vəl)

a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, on the Volga. 634,000.
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Since the twenty-ninth of August I have received no communication from you, yet on the first of September I received from the commander in chief of Moscow, via Yaroslavl, the sad news that you, with the army, have decided to abandon Moscow.
February 21, 2018 in the department of the agro-industrial complex and the consumer market of the Yaroslavl region, a meeting of the operational headquarters for carrying out spring field work and planned involvement of unused agricultural lands in 2018 took place.
MegaFon said that the acquisition of the companies will strengthen its position in 900/1,800 MHz spectrum in the Chuvash Republic and the Samara, Astrakhan and Yaroslavl regions of Russia.
Prosecutors in Yaroslavl did not indicate which statements concerned them, but Boris Nemtsov, who is co-leader of the Parnas opposition party and a local lawmaker, links this to a speech he gave on Sept.
9 (ANI): Manchester United have written to Russian ice hockey club Lokomotiv Yaroslavl to offer support and sympathy in the wake of the plane crash that killed 36 people connected with the team and seven crew.
President Abdullah Gul said the hall where he made a speech during the Global Policy Forum in Yaroslavl was a hall where the ice hockey team that lost their lives in the crash were exercising.
The Yak-42 went down in sunny weather immediately after leaving an airport near the city of Yaroslavl, on the Volga River about 150 miles from Moscow.
The Russians Emergency Situations Ministry said the Yak-42 plane crashed into the shores of the Volga River immediately after leaving the airport near the western city of Yaroslavl, 150 miles north-east of Moscow.
Moscow, Shawwal 10, 1432, Sep 8, 2011, SPA -- Russia began three days of mourning Thursday for the 43 people who died when a plane carrying an ice hockey team crashed near the central city of Yaroslavl, according to dpa.
Summary: A plane carrying a Russian hockey team has crashed near the city of Yaroslavl on Wednesday, with 43 people on board being feared dead.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-April 26, 2011--Fitch rates Yaroslavl region's RUB1.