The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in northeastern Poland, situated on the Czarna Hancza River. Administrative center of Suwałki Województwo (since 1975). Population, 28,300 (1973). Suwałki has woodworking and food-processing enterprises.
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