Lutuhyne

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Lutuhyne
Лутугине (Ukrainian)
City
Boulevard in Lutuhyne
Boulevard in Lutuhyne
Flag of Lutuhyne
Flag
Coat of arms of Lutuhyne
Coat of arms
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Luhansk Oblast
Population (2013)
 • Total 17,989
Area code(s) (+380)
Vehicle registration BB / 13
Climate Dfa

Lutuhyne (Ukrainian: Лутугине, Russian: Лутугино) is a city in Luhansk Oblast (region) of Ukraine. It serves as the administrative center of Lutuhyne Raion. Population: 17,989 (2013 est.)[1].

Starting Mid-April 2014 pro-Russian separatists captured several towns in Donetsk Oblast;[2][3] including Lutuhyne.[4] On 27 July 2014, Ukrainian forces claimed Ukrainian troops had entered the city.[5] As of 2015, Lutuhyne has been controlled by forces of the Luhansk People's Republic.[6]

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Native language as of the Ukrainian Census of 2001:[7]

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