The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Selemdzha Raion, Amur Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated in the northeastern part of the oblast, on the Kharga River (tributary of the Selemdzha), 561 km northeast of the Svobodnyi railroad station. Gold is mined.
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