Rzhanitsa

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Rzhanitsa

 

an urban-type settlement in Zhukovka Raion, Briansk Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the left bank of the Desna River, a tributary of the Dnieper. Railroad station on the Briansk-Smolensk line, 39 km northwest of Briansk. Rzhanitsa has a factory for the manufacture of ski equipment.

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