Ismoil Somoni


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Ismoil Somoni

(ˈɪsmɒiːl sɒˈmɒniː)
n
(Placename) a mountain in SE Tajikistan in the Pamirs: the highest mountain in the former Soviet Union. Height: 7495 m (24 590 ft). Former names: Stalin Peak or Communism Peak
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Ismoil Somoni peak (7495 m) is the highest peak in the territory of the former USSR.
Korzhenevskaya peak is a mountain with a height of 7105 meters in the northern part of the ridge of the Academy of Sciences (Tajikistan), in 13 kilometers north of Ismoil Somoni peak.
The Mi-8 helicopter transporting mountain climbers after ascension to the Ismoil Somoni peak to the base camp had a heavy touchdown in the evening of August 12.