Kiliya Raion

Rajon Kilija (Ukrainian Кілійський район / Kilijskyj rayon; Russian Килийский район / Kilijski raion, Romanian Raionul Chilia ) is a raion ( administrative district) in the Odessa, in southern Ukraine. The center is the city of Rajons Kilija.

The Rajon was made in 1940 after the occupation of Bessarabia by the Soviet Union and was in the Oblast Akkerman (from the August 7, 1940 Izmail Oblast ). However, he came in 1941 to the re-conquest in 1944 to the Kingdom of Romania, since a part of the territory of Ukraine or the Ukrainian SSR. In 1954 the Oblast was dissolved and Ismail Rajon came to Odessa.

The Rajon bordered to the north by the Rajon Arzys, in the northeast on the Rajon Tatarbunary, on the east by the Black Sea, to the south by Romania and on the west by Rajon Ismail.

On 13 April 2007, the place Bile was officially established and assigned to the Raion.

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Villages and settlements