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Encyclopedia > Komsomolsk

Komsomolsk-on-Amur (Russian: Комсомо́льск-на-Аму́ре; often transliterated directly as Komsomolsk-na-Amure) is a city located in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia on the left bank of Amur River. It is located on the BAM railway line. The population of the city is 281,035 (2002 census).


In the Chinese language the city is also known as 共青城(Gongqing Cheng). Originally part of imperial China, the area came under Russian rule after the 1858 Aigun Treaty. The city was founded in 1932 as an industrial center by the Komsomol organization.


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Trans-Siberian: Komsomolsk (170 words)
Komsomolsk was founded in 1932 as a base for Soviet defense industry.
Komsomolsk is the very attractive city with wide three-lined boulevards.
Komsomolsk is the final stop od BAM (Baikal-Amur Trunk), which connected north Baikal with the Amur River.
Komsomol'sk-na-Amure / Komsomolsk-na-Amur (1217 words)
Komsomolsk is a Soviet-era planned city with wide tree-lined boulevards, set against the broad Amur River.
Most of the first eight Akula class submarines were built in Komsomol’sk until activities there ceased in 1993.
The remaining submarines have been built or are under construction at the Sevmash Shipyard in Severodvinsk.
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