Some things about Ukrainian cities.
Dnipropetrovsk is Ukraine’s fourth largest city, with about one million inhabitants. It is located southeast of Ukraine’s capital Kiev on the Dnieper River, in the south-central part of the country. A vital industrial centre of Ukraine, Dnipropetrovsk was one of the key centres of the nuclear, arms, and space industries of the Soviet Union. In particular, it is home to the Yuzhmash, a major space and ballistic missile design bureau and manufacturer. Because of its military industry, Dnipropetrovsk was a closed city until the 1990s.
Kherson is a city in southern Ukraine. Kherson is an important port on the Black Sea and Dnieper River, and the home of a major ship-building industry.
Zaporizhia is a city in southeastern Ukraine, situated on the banks of the Dnieper River. River port and an important transit railway junction. The fourth largest industrial center of Ukraine with the developed machine building, ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy, chemical and construction industries. In the urban area is Khortytsya (the largest island on the Dnieper). On Khortytsya located prototype of the Cossack Sich.