Horlivka

Horlivka

Horlivka (Ukrainian: Го́рлівка Ukrainian pronunciation: [ˈɦɔrɫ̪iu̯kɑ]), also known by its Russian name Gorlovka[2] (Russian: Горловка) or Gorlowka,[3] is a city of regional significance in the Donetsk Oblast (province) of eastern Ukraine. In 2001, the city's population was 292,000, which declined to 256,714 by 2013. Economic activity is predominantly coal mining and the chemical industry. The Horlivka State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages has a two building campus in the center of town.

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