Labytnangi


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Labytnangi

 

an urban-type settlement in Yamal-Nenets National Okrug, Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR, on the left bank of the Ob’ River, opposite the city of Salekhard. It is a landing and railroad station. Labytnangi is a center for petroleum and gas prospecting.

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