Mykolaivka, Donetsk Oblast
Soviet war memorial in Mykolaivka
Mykolaivka (Ukrainian: Миколаївка, Russian: Николаевка) is a city of district significance and administrative centre of Mykolaivka City United Territorial Community in Sloviansk Raion, Donetsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine to the south of the railway station Elektrychna. Population: 15,684 (2013 est.).
On 4 July 2014, Ukrainian forces reportedly secured the city from pro-Russian separatists. The hospital began renovations in 2015, having been damaged in the fighting, with pro-Russian militants positioned around the building and on its roof.. In 2016, the Verkhovna Rada appropriated the status of the city of district significance, withdrew it from the composition of the Sloviansk municipality and included it in the Sloviansk Raion.
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