Krymske, Novoaidar Raion

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Krymske
Кримське
Village
Krymske is located in Ukraine
Krymske
Krymske
Location of Krymske within Ukraine
Coordinates: 48°45′6″N 38°47′15″E / 48.75167°N 38.78750°E / 48.75167; 38.78750Coordinates: 48°45′6″N 38°47′15″E / 48.75167°N 38.78750°E / 48.75167; 38.78750
Country  Ukraine
Province Luhansk Oblast
District Novoaidar Raion
Founded 1725
Area
 • Total 3.25 km2 (1.25 sq mi)
Elevation 58 m (190 ft)
Population (2001 census)
 • Total 1,662
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 93713
Area code +380 6473

Krymske (Ukrainian: Кримське; Russian: Крымское) is a village in Novoaidar Raion (district) in Luhansk Oblast of eastern Ukraine, at about 50 km NW from the centre of Luhansk city.

The village is situated on the right bank of the Siverskyi Donets. In the current War in Donbass the village was liberated from separatist control on 20 October 2014.[1] Since then the village is regularly shelled by forces loyal to the Luhansk People's Republic.[2] Two Ukrainian servicemen were killed and another two were wounded in a skirmish between the warring parties that took place at Krymske on 28 July 2018.[3][4]

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Native language as of the Ukrainian Census of 2001:[5]

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