Zakarpattia Oblast

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The Zakarpattia Oblast (Закарпатська область, translit. ; see other languages) is an administrative oblast (province) located in southwestern Ukraine, coterminous with the historical region of Carpathian Ruthenia.wikipedia
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Khust

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Other major cities within the oblast include Mukachevo, Khust, Berehove and Chop which is home to railroad transport infrastructure. The region was annexed by Romania by the end of that year, mostly the eastern portion such as Rakhiv and Khust.
Khust (Ukrainian: Хуст, Chust, Huszt, ) is a city located on the Khustets River in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine.

Berehove

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Other major cities within the oblast include Mukachevo, Khust, Berehove and Chop which is home to railroad transport infrastructure.
Berehove or Beregovo (Берегове; Берегово; Beregszász; בערעגסאז Beregsaz, ) is a city located in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine, near the border with Hungary.

Chop, Zakarpattia Oblast

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Other major cities within the oblast include Mukachevo, Khust, Berehove and Chop which is home to railroad transport infrastructure.
Chop (Чоп, Csap, Čop, ) is a city located in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) of western Ukraine, near the borders of Slovakia and Hungary.

1991 Transcarpathian general regional referendum

Zakarpattia Oblast voters were given a separate option
Some scholars say that during the Ukrainian independence referendum held in 1991, Zakarpattia Oblast voters were given a separate option on whether or not they favoured autonomy for the region.
The question of the referendum was "On the granting Transcarpathian region status of an autonomous province within Ukraine" 1.

Košice Region

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On the West it borders the Prešov and Košice Regions of Slovakia and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Counties of Hungary, on the South—the Satu Mare and Maramureş Counties of Romania, on the East and Northeast—Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, and on the North—Lviv Oblast and the Subcarpathian Voivodeship of Poland.
As for administrative divisions, the region borders Prešov Region in the north, Zakarpattia Oblast of Ukraine in the east, Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén counties of Hungary in the south and the Banská Bystrica Region in the west.

Transcarpathian Lowland

The rest of the region is covered by the Transcarpathian Lowland which is part of the Pannonian plain.
Transcarpathian Lowland or Tysa Lowland is a lowland in the southwestern portion of the Zakarpattia Oblast in the drainage basin of Tisza river and located on its right banks.

Coat of arms of Carpatho-Ukraine

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The coat of arms of Zakarpattia was originally created in the end of the 1910s in the then Czechoslovakia.
The coat of arms of Carpatho-Ukraine is the official heraldic crest of Zakarpattia Oblast in Ukraine.

Maramureș County

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On the West it borders the Prešov and Košice Regions of Slovakia and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Counties of Hungary, on the South—the Satu Mare and Maramureş Counties of Romania, on the East and Northeast—Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, and on the North—Lviv Oblast and the Subcarpathian Voivodeship of Poland.
Ukraine to the North - Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast and Zakarpattia Oblast.

Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

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The Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians, part of which are located within Zakarpattia Oblast, were recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007.
Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians cover areas of Zakarpattia and Prešov Regions.

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

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On the West it borders the Prešov and Košice Regions of Slovakia and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Counties of Hungary, on the South—the Satu Mare and Maramureş Counties of Romania, on the East and Northeast—Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, and on the North—Lviv Oblast and the Subcarpathian Voivodeship of Poland.
Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast borders Lviv Oblast to its north and west, Zakarpattya Oblast to its south-west, has a 50-km long state border with Romania (Maramureş County) to its immediate south, and it borders Chernivtsi Oblast to the south-east and Ternopil Oblast to the east.

Ukraine

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The Zakarpattia Oblast (Закарпатська область, translit. ; see other languages) is an administrative oblast (province) located in southwestern Ukraine, coterminous with the historical region of Carpathian Ruthenia.
Hungarian is spoken in the Zakarpattia Oblast.

Satu Mare County

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On the West it borders the Prešov and Košice Regions of Slovakia and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Counties of Hungary, on the South—the Satu Mare and Maramureş Counties of Romania, on the East and Northeast—Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, and on the North—Lviv Oblast and the Subcarpathian Voivodeship of Poland.
Ukraine in the North – Zakarpattia Oblast.

Uzhhorod Raion

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The lowest point, 101 m above sea level, is located in the village of Ruski Heyevtsi (Oroszgejőc in Hungarian) in the Uzhhorodskyi Raion.
Uzhhorod Raion is one of the raions (districts) of Zakarpattia Oblast in western Ukraine.

Podkarpackie Voivodeship

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On the West it borders the Prešov and Košice Regions of Slovakia and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Counties of Hungary, on the South—the Satu Mare and Maramureş Counties of Romania, on the East and Northeast—Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, and on the North—Lviv Oblast and the Subcarpathian Voivodeship of Poland.
It is bordered by Lesser Poland Voivodeship to the west, Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship to the north-west, Lublin Voivodeship to the north, Ukraine (Lviv Oblast and Zakarpattia Oblast) to the east and Slovakia (Prešov Region) to the south.

Rakhiv Raion

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A high altitude lake is located in Rakhiv Raion, which is the highest in the region.
Rakhiv Raion (Рахівський район, Raionul Rahău) is a raion in Zakarpattia Oblast in western Ukraine.

Nevytske Castle

Four of the oblast's historical-cultural sites were nominated for the Seven Wonders of Ukraine competition in 2007: Palanok Castle, Museum upon the Chorna River, Mykhailiv Orthodox Church, and the Nevytsky Castle.
Nevytske Castle (Невицький замок; Nevickei vár) is a semi-ruined castle in Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine.

Chornohora

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With an elevation of 2061 m above sea level, Hoverla, part of the Chornohora mountain range, is the highest point in the oblast.
The range is located on the administrative border between Ivano-Frankivsk and Zakarpattia oblasts.

Tereblia (river)

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The largest rivers that flow through the oblast include the Tysa, Borzhava, and the Tereblia.
The Tereblia is a right tributary of the river Tisza in the Zakarpattia Oblast, western Ukraine.

Ukrainian Census (2001)

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With its almost 13000 km2, the oblast is ranked 23rd by area and 15th by population as according to the 2001 Ukrainian Census, the population of Zakarpattia Oblast is 1,254,614.
Zakarpattia Oblast - 1,254.6 (100%)

Rakhiv

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The region was annexed by Romania by the end of that year, mostly the eastern portion such as Rakhiv and Khust.
Rakhiv is a city located in Zakarpattia Oblast (province) in western Ukraine.

Palanok Castle

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Four of the oblast's historical-cultural sites were nominated for the Seven Wonders of Ukraine competition in 2007: Palanok Castle, Museum upon the Chorna River, Mykhailiv Orthodox Church, and the Nevytsky Castle.
The Palanok Castle or Mukachevo Castle (Замок "Паланок"; Munkács vára, Munkácsi vár) is a historic castle in the city of Mukacheve in the western Ukrainian oblast (province) of Zakarpattia.

Borzhava

The largest rivers that flow through the oblast include the Tysa, Borzhava, and the Tereblia.
The Borzhava is a right tributary of the river Tisza in the Zakarpattia Oblast, western Ukraine.

List of Ukrainian oblasts and territories by population

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With its almost 13000 km2, the oblast is ranked 23rd by area and 15th by population as according to the 2001 Ukrainian Census, the population of Zakarpattia Oblast is 1,254,614.

Rusyns

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This total includes people of many different nationalities of which Hungarians, Romanians and Rusyns constitute significant minorities in some of the province's cities, while in others, they form the majority of the population (as in the case of Berehove).
About 10,100 people, or 0.8%, of Ukraine's Zakarpattia Oblast (Province) identified themselves as Rusyns; by contrast, 1,010,000 considered themselves Ukrainians.

Uzhhorod

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Its administrative centre is the city of Uzhhorod.
It is the administrative center of Zakarpattia Oblast (region), as well as the administrative center of the surrounding Uzhhorod Raion (district) within the oblast.