Western Ukraine makes up about a quarter of Ukraine, and has the closest affinities with Europe of all Ukraine's regions. Western Ukraine was under the reign of different, mostly European, countries throughout history and only relatively recently got merged into the Russian circle of influence.
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Lviv is in Western Ukraine and used to be the capital of East Galicia.
Lutsk is a city in Western Ukraine. It is the capital and the largest city of Volyn Oblast, with a population of around 206,000.
Chernivtsi is a city in Western Ukraine. Chernivtsi like every city in the region has long and complicated history.
Zakarpatska is in an oblast in Western Ukraine. Until WWI it used to belong to Hungary and between the wars to Czechoslovakia.
Rivne or Rovno is in Western Ukraine. From North to South From North to South
Kamianets-Podilsky is a city in Western Ukraine. This is one of the earliest towns in Ukraine …
- Location: Ukraine, Europe
- Latitude of center: 49° 54' 36" (49.91°) north
- Longitude of center: 27° 7' 48" (27.13°) east
- Wikidata: Western Ukraine
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