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sovereign state in Eastern Europe
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Ukraine is a country in Eastern Europe. Ukraine borders Russia to the east, Belarus to the north, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, Romania, Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south. The city of Kyiv is both the capital and the largest city of Ukraine.

sovereign state in Eastern Europe
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Instance of sovereign state (26 December 1991, Declaration of the USSR Council of the Republics regarding the establishment of the Commonwealth of Independent States),
state with limited recognition (24 August 1991, 26 December 1991, dissolution of the Soviet Union, Declaration of Independence of Ukraine, Belavezha Accords)
Part of Eastern Europe
Basic form of government
  • republic
  • representative democracy
  • unitary state
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
Official language
Head of state
Head of government
  • 24 August 1991
  • 42,558,328 (1 February 2017)
Top-level Internet domain
  • .ua
  • .укр
official website
Authority control

49° 00′ 00″ N, 32° 00′ 00″ E

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national symbolEdit

Main category: Symbols of Ukraine


Main category: Maps of Ukraine
Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of Ukraine .


Main category: People of Ukraine

President of UkraineEdit

Main category: Presidents of Ukraine

folk costumeEdit

Ukrainian folk costumesEdit

Ukrainian headdressEdit

Ukrainian footwearEdit

Social strataEdit

Ukrainian cultureEdit

Main category: Culture of Ukraine

administrative territorial entityEdit

Main category: Regions of Ukraine

Cherkasy OblastEdit

Main category: Cherkasy Oblast

Chernihiv OblastEdit

Main category: Chernihiv Oblast

Chernivtsi OblastEdit

Main category: Chernivtsi Oblast

Crimean PeninsulaEdit

Main gallery: Крим - Крым.

Dnipropetrovsk OblastEdit

Main category: Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

Donetsk OblastEdit

Main gallery: Донецкая область.

Ivano-Frankivsk OblastEdit

Main category: Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

Харківська область (Харьковская область/Kharkiv oblast)Edit

Херсонська область (Херсонская область/Khersonska oblast)Edit

Хмельницька область (Хмельницкая область/Khmelnytska oblast)Edit

Кіровоградська область (Кировоградская область/Kirovohradska oblast)Edit

Київська область (Киевская область/Kyivska oblast)Edit

Київ (Киев/Kyiv)Edit

Луганська область (Луганская область/Luhanska oblast)Edit

Львівська область (Львовская область/Lvivska oblast)Edit

Львів (Львов / Lviv / L'viv / Lwiw (Lemberg) / Lwów ) (UNESCO)Edit

See also: Lviv See also: Lviv Opera House

Миколаївська область (Николаевская область / Mykolayivska oblast)Edit

Одеська область (Одесская область / Odessa Oblast)Edit

 See also: Odessa Oblast.

Полтавська область (Полтавская область / Poltavska oblast)Edit

Рівненська область (Ровненская область/Rivnenska oblast)Edit

Севастополь (Севастополь/Sevastopol City)Edit

Сумська область (Сумская область / Sumy Oblast)Edit

Тернопільська область (Тернопольская область / Ternopilska oblast)Edit

Вінницька область (Винницкая область / Vinnytska oblast)Edit

Волинська область (Волынская область / Obwód wołyński / Volyn Oblast)Edit

Закарпатська область (Закарпатская область / Zakarpattia Oblast)Edit

Запорізька область (Запорожская область/Zaporiz'ka oblast)Edit

Житомирська область (Житомирская область/Zhytomyrska oblast)Edit