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Ukraine country situated in East Europe. Borders with Belarus, Russia, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Romania and Moldova. Ukraine is a semi presidential republic with separate judicial, legislative and executive branches. Also it is unitary state made of 24 provinces. The capital and largest city is Kiev. Due dissolution of Soviet Union, Ukraine is second in Europe in military. The majority of the people are ethnic Ukrainians with small percent of Russians, Romanians and Belarusians.  Official language is Ukraine but also the Russian is widely spoken. The main religion is Eastern Orthodox Christianity. Ukraine landscape is mostly consisted from plateaus, steppes or fertile plains, and crossed rivers. Also is interesting the geographic diverse from the lowlands to highlands. Ukraine only one mountain is Carpathian Mountains. In Ukraine is mostly temperate continental climate. As regards tourism Ukraine is on 8th place by number of tourist visiting according by World Tourism Organisation rank. Mostly people choose mountain ranges for skiinf, fishing and hiking and in summer the Black Sea coastline. Ukraine has a rich and beautiful nature and historical architecture so it would be a shame not to visit this country.

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GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:

Capital town:

Kiev

Largest city:

Kiev

Official languages:

Ukrainian

Area:

603,628  km2

Population:

44,854,065 (2012)


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