The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Rostov Oblast, RSFSR, situated on the Aiuta River (Don basin) 8 km northwest of Shakhty. Population in 1968, 15,000. Industry includes coal mining and stone-crushing.
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