The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in Mongolia, under the administration of Ulan Bator, with which it is linked by a 35-km railroad. Population, 13,800 (1963). A coal-mining center, it is the country’s second largest producer of brown coal after the Sharyn-Gol Coal Basin.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.