Khaidarken

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Khaidarken

 

an urban-type settlement in Frunze Raion, Osh Oblast, Kirghiz SSR. Khaidarken is situated on the northern slopes of the Alai Range at an elevation of 2000 m, 83 km south west of the Fergana railroad station. Ores containing mercury are mined in the area.

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