The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Rakitiansk Raion, Belgorod Oblast, RSFSR, 4 km from the Sveklovichnaia railroad station on the Belgorod-Sumy line. It has a sugar refinery, a brickyard, a clothing factory, and a state breeding station for cattle.
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