The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Moiynkumskii Raion, Dzhambul Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Khantau is situated near the foothills of the Aitau Range. It has a railroad station on the Chu-Saryshagan line 311 km northeast of Dzhambul.
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