Stalinabad


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Stalinabad:

see DushanbeDushanbe
, city (1991 pop. 582,400), capital of Tajikistan, W Tajikistan. It is a major industrial and cultural center in a rich agricultural area. Coal, lead, and arsenic are mined nearby.
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, Tajikistan.
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I continued writing during my anguished wanderings in Central Asia from 1941 to 1943, when I rived in Tashkent, Ashkhabad, and Stalinabad.
Allende la frontera, sin embargo, el nombre penoso de la primera ciudad uzbeka: Stalinabad.
90) In 1933, the Comintern redirected him to work for the Communist Party of Tajikistan as a teacher near Stalinabad, from where he was forbidden to return to Moscow or to Palestine.