Zavodske, Poltava Oblast

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Zavodske
Заводське
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Country  Ukraine
Oblast Poltava Oblast
Raion Lokhvytsia Raion
Founded 1928
Population (2015)
 • Total 8,472
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Zavodske (Ukrainian: Заводське) is a city in Poltava Oblast, Ukraine. Population is 8,472 (2015 est.)[1].

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Founded in 1928, until 1962 it was known as Stalinka before changing to Chervonozavodske (Ukrainian: Червонозаводське). It was the site of a large World War II tank battle involving the 2nd SS Panzer Division.[citation needed] Following the 2015 law on decommunization; the city renamed early February 2016 (to its current name Zavodske).[2]

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Coordinates: 50°23′N 33°23′E / 50.383°N 33.383°E / 50.383; 33.383