The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Nadterechnaia Raion, Chechen-Ingush ASSR. Situated in the foothills of the Greater Caucasus, 25 km north of the Sleptsovskaia railroad station (on the Groznyi-Prokhladnaia line). There is petroleum extraction.
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