The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Slaviansk Raion, Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, on the Sukhoi Torets River (Don River basin), 4 km from the Slaviansk railroad station. Population, 9, 500 (1969). The Donetsk fish-cannery combine is located nearby.
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