The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement, administrative center of Zabaikal’sk Raion, Chita Oblast, RSFSR. Located in the southern part of the oblast, Zabaikal’sk has a railroad station, a creamery, and rail transport enterprises.


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