The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in the Dagestan ASSR under the jurisdiction of the Kizliar city soviet. Iuzhno-Sukhokumsk is 95 km northwest of the Kochubei railroad station on the Gudermes-Astrakhan line. Oil and gas are extracted in the area.
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