The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Bilibino Raion, Chukchi National Okrug, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the right bank of the Malyi Aniui River (Kolyma basin), Aliskerovo has a population of 2,300 (1968). Gold has been mined there since 1961.
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