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  Die Orenburg-Region >>> Der Oblast
Als Region ist der Orenburg Oblast eine Verwaltungsgliederung der Russischen Föderation, der auch eine eigene Vertretung in Moskau hat.
Trotz der in der Größe mit Nürnberg vergleichbaren Hauptstadt Orenburg selbst, zu der mehr auf der Stadtseite steht, ist für Russen etwa aus Moskau oder St. Petersburg Orenburg mit seinem Umland oder auch der Ural an sich so etwa wie Provinz, Hinterland, wenn nicht sogar etwas leicht hintlerwäldlerisches.
In der Stadt Orenburg an sich beträgt der Anteil der Russen 82 %, in der gesamten Region 72 %.
www.orenburgregion.de /region.html   (539 words)

  
  Orenburg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Orenburg (Оренбу́рг) is a city on the Ural River and the administrative center of Orenburg Oblast in the Volga Federal District of Russia.
A third Orenburg was successfully established at its present location approximately 250 km down the Ural from Orsk in 1743.
Orenburg functioned as the capital of the Kyrgyz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (in present-day Kazakhstan) within Russia from 1920-1925.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Orenburg   (350 words)

  
 Oblast Orenburg - Wikipedia
Oblast Orenburg (Russisch: Оренбургская область; Orenburgskaja Oblast) is een oblast in het zuiden van Rusland.
In de oblast liggen de zuidelijke uitlopers van het Oeralgebergte en de belangrijkste rivier is de Oeralrivier.
Er zijn twee grote steden in de oblast: Orenburg en de aardoliestad Orsk in het uiterste oosten.
nl.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oblast_Orenburg   (313 words)

  
 Orenburg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
An attempt was made to found another Orenburg at a location called, or "Red Hill," in 1741, but this settlement failed.
Orenburg functioned as the capital of the (in present-day Kazakhstan) within Russia from 1920-1925.
When that republic was renamed in 1925, Orenburg rejoined Russia proper and Alma-Ata (Almaty) became the new capital.
www.hartselle.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Orenburg   (388 words)

  
 Khmelnytsky Oblast Facts & Figures
The oblast stretches for 220 km from the north to the south and for 120 km from the east to the west.
The Khmelnytsky oblast borders on Ternopil, Rivne, Zhytomyr, Vinnytsya, and Chernivtsi oblasts.
The Khmelnytsky oblast is the 12th among oblasts of Ukraine in the number of population.
www.ukrainebiz.com /Articles/KhmelnytskyFacts.htm   (2654 words)

  
 Orenburg Cossacks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Orenburg Cossack Host (Оренбургское казачье войско in Russian), a part of the Cossack population in pre-revolutionary Russia, located in the Orenburg province (todays' Orenburg Oblast, part of the Chelyabinsk Oblast and Bashkortostan).
In the peaceful years of the early 19th century, the Orenburg Cossack Host supplied 6 cavalry regiments, 3 artillery battalions, 1 cavalry battalion, 1 sotnya (100 men) of guards and 2 detached sotnyas.
During World War I, the Orenburg Cossack Host supplied 18 cavalry regiments, 9,5 artillery battalions, 1 cavalry battalion, 1 sotnya of guards, 9 unmounted sotnyas, 7,5 reserve sotnyas and 39 detached and special sotnyas (the total of 27,000 men).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Orenburg_Cossacks   (399 words)

  
 Orenburg Oblast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Orenburg Oblast (Оренбу́ргская о́бласть) is a federal subject of the Russian Federation (an oblast).
It is located in the Privolzhsky (Volga) Federal District, and its administrative center is Orenburg.
Orenburg Oblast is located in the Yekaterinburg Time Zone (YEKT/YEKST).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Orenburg_Oblast   (143 words)

  
 Orenburg (city) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Orenburg (city)
Capital city, economic and cultural centre of Orenburg oblast (region), west-central Russian Federation; population (1996 est) 532,000.
Orenburg was founded in 1735 on the site of the modern city of Orsk, and was transferred in 1743 to its present site.
In 1744 it became the administrative centre of the southern Urals and the adjoining steppe areas, and was the principal centre for trade with (and Russian military campaigns against) Kazakhstan and Central Asia.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Orenburg+(city)   (260 words)

  
 Orenburg Oblast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Orenburg Oblast (Оренбу́ргскаяо́бласть) is a federal subject of the RussianFederation (an oblast).
It is located in the Privolzhsky (Volga) FederalDistrict, and its administrative center is Orenburg.
The most important river of the oblast is Ural.
www.therfcc.org /orenburg-oblast-58552.html   (62 words)

  
 Orenburg (oblast) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Orenburg (oblast)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Oblast (region) of the Russian Federation, in southwestern Siberia; area 124,000 sq km/47,876 sq mi; population (1996) 2,229,000 (64% urban).
Spring wheat is the main crop, and cattle and sheep are reared.
The oblast borders on the south on Kazakhstan.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Orenburg+(oblast)   (156 words)

  
 Russia - Orenburg Region - RussiaTrek.com
More than three fourths of the oblast's output comes from industry, which is dominated by the fuel and energy complex, metallurgy, machine construction, and chemicals.
Originally the territory of modern Orenburg Oblast was home to several nomadic tribes, including the Kalmyks, Skiffs, and Tatars, who later moved westward.
In 1743, the present oblast capital, Orenburg, was founded on the confluence of the Yaik and Sakmara rivers, and immediately became the main administrative and trade center of the area.
www.russiatrek.com /r_orenburg.shtml   (362 words)

  
 Orenburg Oblast -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Orenburg Oblast (Оренбу́ргская о́бласть) is a (Click link for more info and facts about federal subject) federal subject of the (A federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state) Russian Federation (an (Click link for more info and facts about oblast) oblast).
The most important river of the oblast is (Click link for more info and facts about Ural) Ural.
Orenburg Oblast consists of the following districts ((A native or inhabitant of Russia) Russian: районы):
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/o/or/orenburg_oblast.htm   (149 words)

  
 Volga-Ural Military District
In 1865 in the composition of Kazan' military district were included the troops of the special Orenburg military district, which are stationed in Ekaterinburg, while in 1871 special Orenburg military district with the territory from the Orenburg to Perm' completely became part Kazan' military district.
Orenburg Cossack army directed toward the fronts of the First World War of 19 horse it was regimental, 10 artillery batteries, 50 Cossack hundred, and Ural - 9 horse it was regimental, one battery, 10 Cossack hundred.
Already during November 1917 in the South Urals the chieftain of Orenburg Cossack troops A.I. Of dutov raised cossacks to the armed riot against the authority of Bolsheviks.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/russia/vo-volga-ural.htm   (5984 words)

  
 Nat' Academies Press, Conflict and Reconstruction in Multiethnic Societies: Proceedings of a Russian-American Workshop ...
Because the oblast is located on the bor- der and its territory is crossed by heavily used transportation routes, it is among the areas in the Russian Federation receiving the highest number of migrants.
The Orenburg muftiyat includes 80 religious organizations and is subject to the Central Spiritual Board of Muslims of Russia and the Euro- pean Countries of the CIS headed by the chief mufti of Russia, Talgat Tadzhuddin.
Participants in the conference disagreed with the renaming of the Buguruslan muftiyat as the CSBM of Orenburg Oblast Based in the City of Buguruslan until a joint conference of the two mufityats was held to discuss unification into a single spiritual administration and the Orenburg muftiyat approved the registration.
www.nap.edu /books/0309089395/html/112.html   (3197 words)

  
 Orenburg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Orenburg (Оренбу́рг) is a city on the Ural River administrative center of Orenburg Oblast Volga Federal District Russia 1478 km south of Moscow.
After Central Asia was incorporated into the Russian Empire Orenburg became a trading station and prominent railway junction on the way from new Central Asian possessions and Siberia.
In 1920-1925 Orenburg was the capital the Kyrgyz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic within (renamed Kazakh Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in now the country of Kazakhstan)
www.freeglossary.com /Orenburg   (209 words)

  
 Visit to Orenburg Highlights Success of USG Exchange Programs
The Vice Governor showed a strong interest in strengthening collaboration between Orenburg oblast and the U.S. The alumni meeting was the 7th and final part of an alumni outreach initiative designed around the Consulate’s tenth anniversary celebration.
Alumni are involved in activities ranging from academic cooperation between the Orenburg Law Academy and the University of Georgia, to the establishment of a charitable foundation, Evrasia, and training programs in entrepreneurship for women.
Orenburg State University impressed its guests with its outstanding facilities, including an Internet center, and a new library building, which will be finished in 2005.
www.uscgyekat.ur.ru /v2/news/070204.htm   (376 words)

  
 Oblast Orenburg - Wikipedia
Im Süden der Oblast Orenburg verläuft eine sehr lange Grenze mit Kasachstan.
Die Oblast umfasst die südlichen Ausläufer des Uralgebirges, wichtigster Fluss ist der Ural-Fluss.
Die einzige Großstadt in der Oblast neben Orenburg selbst ist die Erdölstadt Orsk im äußersten Osten der Oblast.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oblast_Orenburg   (203 words)

  
 Tambov Oblast -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tambov Oblast (Тамбовская область) is a (Click link for more info and facts about regional subdivision) regional subdivision of (A federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state) Russia.
Population is estimated at 1,155,346 in 2004, down from 1,320,000 in 1989.
Tambov Oblast is located in the (Click link for more info and facts about Moscow Time Zone) Moscow Time Zone (MSK/MSD).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/T/Ta/Tambov_Oblast.htm   (122 words)

  
 Orenburg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Russians founded Orenburg as a fortress in 1735: the city originally stood at the confluence of the Ural River with the River Or (hence its name, meaning "town at the mouth of the River Or").
The town functioned as an important military outpost and Cossack centre on the frontier with the nomad Kazakhs.
In 1920 - 1925 Orenburg functioned as the capital of the Kyrgyz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic within Russia (renamed Kazakh Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in 1925, which became the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic in 1936, now the country of Kazakhstan)
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 Orenburg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Yelagin welcomed the appointment of Victor Chernomyrdin, whose roots are in Orenburg Oblast, as prime minister since he believes that Chernomyrdin has adopted a more appropriate line of reform.
Orenburg Oblast is located on the divide between Europe and Asia to the west of the Ural mountains.
According to a 1995 survey by Bank Austria, the oblast is ranked 29th among Russia's 89 regions in terms of investment climate.
www.hf.uib.no /andre/vesti/orenburg.htm   (596 words)

  
 ISCIP - Perspective
Since then, the largest Russian regions, (Sverdlovsk oblast', which is economically more powerful than the republic of Tatarstan, Leningrad Oblast', (2) Maritime and Krasnodar krais, the five regions of Siberia,(3) and Kaliningrad oblast') have embarked on a permanent struggle for economic equity with the republics.
The difference in status between these oblasts and the republics was narrowed, and it was clear that the government had provided the basis for favoritism in its federal policy.
The preferential treatment Orenburg and Sverdlovsk received was not accidental: Orenburg and Sverdlovsk, respectively, are Prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin's and President Yel'tsin's hometowns.
www.bu.edu /iscip/vol6/Yemelyanenko.html   (1706 words)

  
 Strat Petroleum Inc. - INVESTING IN RESOURCES
One area particular interest is in the Orenburg Region, West of Ural Mountains.
The Orenburg Oblast (Province) is a leading oil and gas producer.
Orenburg currently produces between 8.4 and 8.5 million metric tons of oil.
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 Visit Siberia Ltd. :: Russia inside :: Orenburg oblast'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Geografical position: Orenburg oblast1 is located in foothills of the South Urals.
The oblast borders on Bashkiria, Chelyabinsk and Samara oblast` and Kazakhstan.
The structure of the oblast` includes 35 areas, 12 cities and 24 rural settlements.
visitsiberia.com /russia/region.php?r=56   (188 words)

  
 ECONETS - Ecological networks: Russian Federation: Ecological Network of the Orenburg Oblast
Plan evaluated: every-year evaluation of activities of Orenburg Oblast conservation agencies including the establishment of Reserved Natural Lands.
The Institute of Steppe and Orenburg State University (OSU) post-graduates and students are carrying out the research mentioned above under the supervision of highly skilled geographers from the Educational and Scientific Centre.
Orenburg regional administration established in 2005 Svetlinsky Preserve of regional level including IBA in Svetlinsky Rayon.
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 Industrial Minerals - Contact Information
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Yuzhnaya 2, poselok Prosyanaya, Pokrovsky raion, Dnepropetrov oblast, 53610, Ukraine
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 List of federal subjects of Russia by area - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Thus, Tyumen Oblast includes two autonomous districts, Khantia-Mansia and Yamalia, Krasnoyarsk Krai includes Taymyria and Evenkia, and so forth.
Wherever this is the case, the nesting region's area is given with all the nested components included.
The same goes for Moscow and Leningrad Oblasts: areas given include the federal cities of Moscow and Saint Petersburg, respectively.
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 Orenburg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Orenburg (Оренбу́рг) is a city on the Ural River, administrative center of Orenburg Oblast, Volga FederalDistrict, Russia, 1478 km south of Moscow.
After Central Asia wasincorporated into the Russian Empire, Orenburg became a trading stationand a prominent railway junction on the way from the new Central Asian possessions and Siberia.
In 1920-1925 Orenburg was the capital of the Kyrgyz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic within Russia(renamed Kazakh Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in 1925, now the country of Kazakhstan)
www.therfcc.org /orenburg-153688.html   (148 words)

  
 Penza Oblast -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Penza Oblast (Пе́нзенская О́бласть) is an (A district defined for administrative purposes) administrative division of the (A federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state) Russian Federation.
Penza Oblast is located in the (Click link for more info and facts about Moscow Time Zone) Moscow Time Zone (MSK/MSD).
Penza Oblast consists of the following districts ((A native or inhabitant of Russia) Russian: районы):
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/P/Pe/Penza_Oblast.htm   (137 words)

  
 Orenburg Oblast - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
On December 1, 2005, Perm Oblast and Permyakia will be merged to form Perm Krai.
On January 1, 2007, Evenkia and Taymyria will be merged into Krasnoyarsk Krai.
The article about Orenburg Oblast contains information related to Orenburg Oblast, Geography, Time zone, Administrative division, Districts and Cities and towns.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Orenburg_Oblast   (150 words)

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