The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Brichany Raion, Moldavian SSR, located 16 km from the Vaskautsy railroad station. Population, 5,900 (1968). Brichany has a winery.
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