Provideniia

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Provideniia

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Provideniia Raion, Chukchi Autonomous Okrug, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. A port on Provideniia Bay in the Bering Sea, Provideniia is on the Northern Sea Route. It has a tannery and a combine for the production of meat and dairy products.

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