The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Talgar Raion, Alma-Ata Oblast, Kazakh SSR, situated 21 km northeast of Alma-Ata. Population, 7,100 (1970). The settlement, named in honor of I. V. Panfilov, has two sovkhozes.
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