Khislavichi

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Khislavichi

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Khislavichi Raion, Smolensk Oblast, RSFSR. Khislavichi is situated on the right bank of the Sozh River (a tributary of the Dnieper), 35 km southwest of the Pochinok railroad station on the Smolensk-Roslavl’ line. The settlement has a flax-processing plant, a cheese plant, distilleries, and a brickyard.

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