Ukraine Political Map
Ukraine Country Information:
Ukraine is located in eastern Europe. Ukraine is bordered by the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, Russia to the east & north, Belarus to the north, Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary to the west, and Romania and Moldova to the south.
Ukraine Bordering Countries:
Belarus, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia
Berdyans'k, Bila Tserkva, Cherkasy, Chernivisti, Dniprodzerzhynsík, Dnipropetrovsík, Donetsík, Frankivsík, Horlivka, Ivano-frankivs'k, Kerch, Kharkiv, Kherson, Krasnyy luch, Kremenchuk, Krolevets', Kyyiv (Kiev), Líviv, Luhans', Lutsík, Lysychans'k, Mariupol', Melitopol, Mykolayiv, Nikopol', Odesa, Pavlohrad, Poltava, Rivne, Sevastopol', Shostka, Simferopol', Slov'yans'k, Sumy, Ternopil, Uzhhorod, Vinnytsya, Yevpatoriya, Zaporizhzhya and Zhytomyr.
Black Sea, Carpathian Mountains, Chatydrag Mountain, Desna River, Dnipro River, Dnister River, Hoverla Mountain, Karkinitsíka Zatoka, Kerchenskiy Proliv, Kosovskoye Lake, Mouth of the Danube, Pivd. Buh River, Prypíyatí River, Sea of Azov, Taganrogskiy Zaliv.
Ukraine Natural Resources:
The Ukraine has numerous metal resources of iron ore, manganese, titanium, magnesium, nickel and mercury. Fuel resources include fossil fuels deposits of coal, natural gas and oil. Other natural resources include kaolin, sulfur, graphite, salt, timber and arable land.
Ukraine Natural Hazards:
There are no natural hazards listed in CIA - The World Factbook for Ukraine.
Ukraine Environmental Issues:
The northeast portion of the Ukraine has radiation contamination from the 1986 accident at Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Other environmental issues for this country include: deforestation; air and water pollution; inadequate supplies of potable water.