Shkotovo

Shkotovo

 

an urban-type settlement in Shkotovo Raion, Primor’e Krai, RSFSR. Situated on the shore of Ussuri Bay, on the Sea of Japan, Shkotovo has a railroad station on the Uglovaia-Nakhodka line. The settlement has an automotive-repair plant, a cannery, a building-materials combine, a beekeeping sovkhoz, and a sovkhoz for raising vegetables and dairy animals. Coal is mined in the area.

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As early as 2006, pirates hijacked a Russian oil tanker, Shkotovo, about sixty nautical miles off Guinea using automatic rifles and rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs), manifesting their ability to hijack vessels far out to sea and their willingness to employ high levels of violence.
Ufimstev further notes another large revolt under the lead of the brothers Kuksenko from Shkotovo, who slaughtered their reindeer (a part of the Old Believers still herded reindeer), escaped into the taiga, and fought for two years with secret-police detachments.
The lone military operation involving Canadian soldiers took place at Shkotovo in midApril 1919.
Address : The Russian Federation, 692815, Primorskiy, Shkotovsky district, Shkotovo village, Leninsky, 68