Vuhledar

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Vuhledar
Угледар
City
Vuhledar coal mine
Vuhledar coal mine
Flag of Vuhledar
Flag
Coat of arms of Vuhledar
Coat of arms
Vuhledar is located in Donetsk Oblast
Vuhledar
Vuhledar
Vuhledar is located in Ukraine
Vuhledar
Vuhledar
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Country  Ukraine
Oblast  Donetsk Oblast
Founded 1964
Population 15,357


Vuhledar (Ukrainian: Вугледар, Russian: Угледар) is a city of oblast significance in Donetsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine. Population: 15,357 (2013 est.)[1]. In 2001, the population was 17,440.

Starting Mid-April 2014 pro-Russian separatists captured several towns in Donetsk Oblast;[2][3] including Vuhledar.[4] On 12 August 2014, Ukrainian forces reportedly secured the city from the pro-Russian separatists.[4]

Demographics

Native language as of the Ukrainian Census of 2001:[5]

References

  1. "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Leonid Ragozin. "Putin Is Accidentally Helping Unite Eastern and Western Ukraine - The New Republic". The New Republic. Retrieved 9 February 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "TASS: World - Donbass defenders put WWII tank back into service". TASS. Retrieved 9 February 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. 4.0 4.1 http://www.ukrinform.ua/eng/news/vuhledar_liberated_from_terrorists_325245
  5. "Ukrcensus.gov.ua". ukrcensus.gov.ua. Retrieved 9 February 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>