Kapustin Yar


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Kapustin Yar

 

an urban-type settlement in VladimirovkaRaion, Astrakhan Oblast, RSFSR. Kapustin Yar is situated onthe left bank of the Akhtuba River (a branch of the Volga), 3 kmfrom the Kapustin Yar railroad station on the Volgograd-Astrakhan line. Population, 10, 000 (1970).

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