The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a pass through the Turkestan Range. It is at an elevation of 3,378 m. Through the pass runs the highway that links the cities of Leninabad and Dushanbe, both of which are in the Tadzhik SSR.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.