The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in’Glubokoe Raion, Vostochnyi Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakh SSR, 20 km north of Ust’-Kamenogorsk. Population, 14,800 (1968). There is mining and concentrating of polymetallic ores.
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