Mius River

Mius (Russian: Миус) is a river in Eastern Europe that flows through Ukraine and Russia. It starts in the Donets Range of Donetsk Oblast and flows through Luhansk Oblast, Ukraine and Rostov Oblast, Russia into the Mius Firth of the Sea of Azov, west of Taganrog. Its length is 258 km.

During the World War II the Germans created a heavily fortified line, known as Miusfront or Mius-Front, that was an arena of fierce battles during the Battle of Rostov (1943).
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Writing system: Cyrillic (Russian variant)  
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Official language of:  Abkhazia (Georgia)
 Belarus
 Commonwealth of Independent States (working)
 Crimea (de facto; Ukraine)
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river is a natural waterway that transits water through a landscape from higher to lower elevations. It is an integral component of the water cycle. The water within a river is generally collected from precipitation through surface runoff, groundwater recharge (as seen at baseflow
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Hymn of the Russian Federation


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Donetsk Oblast
Донецька область
Donets’ka oblast’


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Location of Donetsk Oblast (red) on the map of Ukraine (blue).
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Luhansk Oblast
Луганська область
Luhans’ka oblast’


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Rostov Oblast (Russian: Росто́вская о́бласть, Rostovskaya oblast
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Hymn of the Russian Federation


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(and largest city) Moscow

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Sea of Azov (Russian: Азо́вское мо́ре - Azovskoye more; Ukrainian:
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Taganrog (Russian: Таганро́г, IPA: [təgʌn'rok]) is a seaport city located on Taganrog Bay in Rostov Oblast, Russia.
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Allied powers:
 Soviet Union
 United States
 United Kingdom
 China
 France
...et al. Axis powers:
 Germany
 Japan
 Italy
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Mius-Front was a heavily fortified defensive line created by the Germans along the Mius River during World War II.
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Mius-Front was a heavily fortified defensive line created by the Germans along the Mius River during World War II.
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