Former USSR cities quiz

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Quiz by CallumMacLeod
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Last updated: March 22, 2017
First submittedMarch 20, 2017
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City
Largest city in the Caucasus region
Baku
Second largest city in Ukraine
Kharkiv
Capital of Estonia
Tallinn
Largest city on the Volga
Nizhny Novgorod
The Karakum Canal runs through the city
Ashgabat
Home to the Kremlin and Red Square
Moscow
Napoleon named this city 'Jerusalem of the North'
Vilnius
4th largest city in Russia
Yekaterinburg
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City
Located on the Kura River
Tbilisi
Once called Leningrad
St Petersburg
Destroyed in 1219AD by Genghis Khan and then rebuilt
Tashkent
Home to the only Ukrainian football club ever to win the Europa League
Donetsk
Biggest city in Kazakhstan
Almaty
The Varangians made it their capital
Kiev
Biggest city in Transoxiana when it was conquered by Alexander the Great
Samarkand
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Level 82
Mar 21, 2017
Should be Tallinn not Talinn. Otherwise good.
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Level 21
Jun 8, 2021
Saint Petersburg should be accepted.