Baian-Khongor

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Baian-Khongor

 

city in the western part of the Mongolian People’s Republic, on the Tuin-Gol River. Administrative center of the Baian-Khongor Aimak. Population, 7,300 (1963). It is a shipping point on the Transmongolian Highway. There are food, clothing, and building materials enterprises.

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