Raion


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Raion

In several Slavic countries, a political subdivision referring to either a portion of a province or a portion of a large city.
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10 in Frunzenskii raion received a reprimand for "tactless treatment of the clientele" from the responsible director of communal enterprise.
However, although his operation was successful, the author of this piece stated regrettably that "not all raion housing managements understand the value of the complex, current reconstruction.
Indeed, he has twice paid homage to Spiral Jetty, once in the inward-spiraling last shot of Desniansky Raion, and once in his film suite Real Remnants of Fictive Wars, 2003-2006, partly shot at Smithson's most famous Earthwork.
A portion of land from each collective also went to the raion land redistribution fund, to be re-allocated by the raion governments to PFE's.
Due to a poorly functioning land market, parcels are usually available only from the raion land redistribution fund.
However, there is no systematic quality control of information originating from the health care providers from raion and city levels to the oblast level.
The raion level data were in computerized form in approximately 60-70% of the oblasts.