The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Donetsk Oblast, under the jurisdiction of the Selidovo city soviet. It has a railroad station (Ostraia) on the Donetsk-Krasnoarmeiskoe line. Coal is mined in the area.
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