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Izium or Izyum[1][2] (Ukrainian: Ізюм, pronounced [iˈzʲum]; Russian: Изюм[3]) is a city on the Donets River in Kharkiv Oblast (province) of eastern Ukraine. Izium is about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southeast of the oblast capital, Kharkiv. Izium has a population of 45,884 as of 2021.[4]

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  1. "Ukraine counter-offensive: Russian forces retreat as Ukraine takes key towns". BBC News. 10 September 2022.
  2. "Izyum". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 10 September 2022.
  3. "Russia gives up key northeast towns as Ukrainian forces advance". Reuters.
  4. Чисельність наявного населення України на 1 січня 2021 / Number of Present Population of Ukraine, as of January 1, 2021 (PDF) (in Ukrainian and English). Kyiv: State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Archived from the original (PDF) on April 6, 2022. Retrieved October 19, 2022.