Belorechensk (Russian: Белоре́ченск) is a town in Krasnodar Krai, Russia. It is located at around 44°46′7″N, 39°52′24″E. Population: 54,028 (2002Census). Krasnodar Krai (Russian: ) is a federal subject of Russia (a krai), located in the Southern Federal District. ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... Russian Census of 2002 (Russian: ) was the first census of Russian Federation carried out on October 9, 2002. ...
During the Soviet era, a corrective labor camp was located here. State motto (Russian): ÐÑÐ¾Ð»ÐµÑÐ°ÑÐ¸Ð¸ Ð²ÑÐµÑ ÑÑÑÐ°Ð½, ÑÐ¾ÐµÐ´Ð¸Ð½ÑÐ¹ÑÐµÑÑ! (Transliterated: Proletarii vsekh stran, soedinyaytes!) (Translated: Workers of the world, unite!) Capital Moscow Official language None; Russian (de facto) Government Federation of Soviet republics Area - Total - % water 1st before collapse 22,402,200 kmÂ² Approx. ... Gulag (Russian: ÐÐ£ÐÐÐ (helpÂ· info)) is an acronym for ÐÐ»Ð°Ð²Ð½Ð¾Ðµ Ð£Ð¿ÑÐ°Ð²Ð»ÐµÐ½Ð¸Ðµ ÐÑÐ¿ÑÐ°Ð²Ð¸ÑÐµÐ»ÑÐ½Ð¾âÐ¢ÑÑÐ´Ð¾Ð²ÑÑ ÐÐ°Ð³ÐµÑÐµÐ¹ Ð¸ ÐºÐ¾Ð»Ð¾Ð½Ð¸Ð¹, Glavnoye Upravleniye Ispravitelno-trudovykh Lagerey i kolonii, The Chief Directorate [or Administration] of Corrective Labour Camps and Colonies of the NKVD. Anne Applebaum, in her book Gulag: A History, explains: Literally, the word GULAG is an acronym, meaning Glavnoe Upravlenie Lagerei, or...
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