The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Shet Raion, Karaganda Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Railroad station 200 km south of Karaganda. Population, 13,000 (1968). Business centers around rail and automotive transportation.
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