The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kharkov Raion, Kharkov Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Located 15 km southwest of Kharkov. There is a railroad station, called Oktiabr’. Population, 16,000 (1969). The inhabitants work in the fac-tories of Kharkov.
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