The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Shetskii Raion, Dzhezkazgan Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Located 40 km northeast of the Agadyr’ railroad station on the Karaganda-Mointy line.Lead ores and barytes are mined there.
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