The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Shumiachi Raion, Smolensk Oblast, RSFSR, located 28 km south of the rail-road junction Roslavl’. Population, 2,400 (1968). Vorga has a glass factory (founded in 1855) which produces bottles.
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