The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Susuman Raion, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR, on the Berelekh River (Kolyma basin). Population, 1, 700 (1968). Gold is mined.
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