Mirny

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Mirny

(mēr`nē), town, NE Siberian Russia, in Sakha Republic. Founded in 1956, when diamonds were discovered, Mirny grew rapidly and is now the center of the Russian diamond-mining industry.
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Also an anonymous survey of medical workers of the Republic on the state of rural health, living in 17 districts of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia): Mirniy, Khangalasskiy, Zhiganskiy, Abyiskiy, Aldanskiy, Amginskiy, Neryungrinskiy, Namskiy, Suntarskiy, Kobyayskiy, Olekminskiy, Verhnevilujskiy, Olenekskiy, the Upper Kolyma, Ust-Mayskiy, Verkhoyanskiy, and Yakutsk was conducted.