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(Russian dzɪrˈʒinsk)
(Placename) an industrial city and port in central Russia. Pop: 257 000 (2005 est)
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a city in the central Russian Federation in Europe, W of Gorki. 281,000.
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The number of injured after the explosions at the Kristall factory in the town of Dzerzhinsk amounts to 89 people, according to the updated data, press service of the government of the Nizhny Novgorod Region said in a statement on Sunday,Trendreported citing TASS.
Summary: Dzerzhinsk [Russia], Jun 2 (ANI): At least 82 people sustained injuries in a series of explosions and a consequent fire at a TNT production plant located in the Russian city of Dzerzhinsk on Saturday.
Moscow, June 1 (Petra)-At least 27 people were, and two others went missing, as a result of three blasts at a TNT factory in the town of Dzerzhinsk in Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region.
At least two people were missing on Saturday after blasts at the explosives plantKristall in the central Russian town of Dzerzhinsk, Interfax and RIA news agencies reported.
The venture will be located in Russia at Dzerzhinsk, near Sibura[euro](tm)s petrochemicals operations, the companies said in a joint statement on Monday.
In the future, Lanxess subsidiary Rhein Chemie will produce rubber chemicals in Dzerzhinsk in the Nizhny Novgorod region for the markets in Russia and the CIS.
23 December 2009 - AgriGo Ltd, an Israeli firm specialised in the manufacture of prefabricated buildings for the poultry sector, is planning to equip Dzerzhinsk Poultry Factory in Belarus, says the Belarus government.
The new technical center in the city of Dzerzhinsk is co-located with the Radian Company, DuPont's distributor of titanium dioxide in Russia.
An attendant in the Protection of the Holy Mother of God Church in Dzerzhinsk, Belarus, wiped the icon clean, but the Image of Christ continued to produce the liquid.
Summary: Moscow [Russia], June 1 (ANI): The Russian city of Dzerzhinsk declared a state of emergency after multiple blasts rocked an explosives factory here on Saturday authorities said.