The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
(also Sastiube), an urban-type settlement in Tiul’-kubasskii Raion, Chimkent Oblast, Kazakh SSR. A railroad junction on the Chimkent-Dzhambul line, Sastobe is located 60 km northwest of Chimkent. It has a cement plant.
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