The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Uritskii Raion, Orel Oblast, RSFSR. A station on the Orel-Briansk railroad line, 30 km west of Orel. A cannery is located there.
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