Definition of Yalta from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



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a holiday town by the sea in the Ukraine in the former USSR, where the Yalta Conference took place in February 1945. The leaders of the Allies, Winston Churchill, Franklin D Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin, met to agree on plans to defeat Germany in World War II, to decide on what the borders of various countries in Europe would be after the war ended, and to make plans for setting up the United Nations.