What does Alexeyevka mean?

Alexeyevka (Russian: Алексе́евка) is a town in Belgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the Tikhaya Sosna River (Don’s basin) 306 kilometers (190 mi) east of Belgorod.

Where is Kazakhstan located on the world map?

Kazakhstan. It is bounded on the northwest and north by Russia, on the east by China, and on the south by Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and the Aral Sea; the Caspian Sea bounds Kazakhstan to the southwest. Kazakhstan is the largest country in Central Asia and the ninth largest in the world.

What is the population of Kazakhstan in 2018?

Kazakhstan has an estimated 18.3 million people as of 2018. Its population density is among the lowest, at less than 6 people per square kilometre (15 people per sq mi). The capital is Nur-Sultan (until 2019 Astana), where it was moved in 1997 from Almaty, the country’s largest city.

Are there more Kazakhs or Slavs in Kazakhstan?

The urban areas of Kazakhstan are still home to more Slavs than Kazakhs. Kazakhs constitute about half the inhabitants of Almaty, the country’s largest city and, until 1997, its capital. About three-fifths of Kazakh families live in rural areas.

What is Alexeyevsky District?

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Alexeyevka serves as the administrative center of Alexeyevsky District, even though it is not a part of it. As an administrative division, it is incorporated separately as the town of oblast significance of Alexeyevka —an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts.

What happened at Stalingrad’s Alekseevka camp?

One document describes the Alekseevka camp in the Gorodishchensky district of the Stalingrad region, surrounded by barbed wire, where 1,500 members of the Red Army had been “brutally tortured,” according to excerpts published by RIA Novosti and other Russian news agencies.

Where was Ushakov born?

Ushakov was born in the village of Burnakovo in the Yaroslavl gubernia, to a modest family of the minor nobility. On February 15, 1761, he signed up for the Russian Navy in Saint Petersburg. After training, he served on a galley in the Baltic Fleet.