In 1795 the new port was named Odessa for the ancient Greek colony of Odessos, the site of which was believed to be in the vicinity.During the 19th century Odessa’s growth was rapid, especially after the coming of railways in 1866.Odessa became the third city of Russia and the country’s second most important port, after St. The city was one of the chief centres of the Revolution of 1905 and was the scene of the mutiny on the warship was made there in 1925.
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This applies, along with Russian women, to Ukrainian women, Belarus women, women from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and many other former Soviet republics, or CIS.
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The fortress was stormed by the Russians in 1789 and the territory ceded to Russia in 1792.
A new fortress was built in 1792–93, and in 1794 a naval base and commercial quay were added.