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(Russian bləɡaˈvjeʃtʃɪnsk)
(Placename) a city and port in E Russia, in Siberia on the Amur River. Pop: 222 000 (2005 est)


(ˌblɑ gəˈvɛʃ ɛnsk, -tʃɛnsk)

a city in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, on the Amur River. 202,000.
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2 ( ANI ): A Russian judge from the far eastern city of Blagoveschensk was forced to resign after he dozed off during a trial and then sentenced the defendant to five years imprisonment.
On 18 November Tu-154 passenger aircraft en route to Moscow from Blagoveschensk via Krasnoyarsk was forced to cancel takeoff after the undercarriage failed while the aircraft was already on the runway according to Itar-Tass.
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