Solotvyno

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Solotvyno
Village
Coat of arms of Solotvyno
Coat of arms
Solotvyno is located in Ukraine
Solotvyno
Solotvyno
Coordinates: 47°57′20″N 23°52′16″E / 47.95556°N 23.87111°E / 47.95556; 23.87111Coordinates: 47°57′20″N 23°52′16″E / 47.95556°N 23.87111°E / 47.95556; 23.87111
Country Ukraine Ukraine
Oblast Zakarpattia Oblast
Raion Tiachiv Raion

Solotvyno (Ukrainian: Солотвино, Hungarian: Aknaszlatina, Romanian: Slatina, Rusyn: Солотвино, Slovak: Slatinské Doly) is a town in the Tiachiv Raion in the Zakarpattia Oblast of Ukraine, located close to the border with Romania, on the right bank of the Tisza River (across from the Romanian city of Sighetu Marmaţiei). The village's name comes from the nearby salt mine.

Solotvyno was first mentioned ca. 1360 (the former one was burned down by the Tatars in 1241). It has 9,700 inhabitants and 2,200 households.

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  1. ^ Марк Штейнберг. Евреи в войнах тысячелетий. p. 227. ISBN 5-93273-154-0 (Russian)
  2. ^ Иван Мащенко (September 7–13, 2002). Медиа-олигарх из Солотвина. Зеркало недели (in Russian) (#34 (409)). 

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