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En NameSmolensk
Ru NameСмоленск
Image SkylineSmolensk 1912.jpg
Image CaptionA view of Smolensk in 1912
Map Label Positiontop
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Smolensk (Smolensk oblast) (2001).png
Image FlagFlag of Smolensk Oblast.png
Federal SubjectSmolensk Oblast
Adm Ctr OfSmolensk Oblast
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurSmolensk Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NameKonstantin Lazarev (acting)
Representative BodyCity Duma
Area Km2288.5
Pop 2010census326863
Pop 2010census Rank54th
Pop 2002census325137
Pop 2002census Rank56th
Established Date863
Postal Codes214ХХХ
Dialing Codes4812
DateMay 2010

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Smolensk ( ) is a city and the administrative center of Smolensk Oblast, Russia, located on the Dnieper River. Situated 360 km west-southwest of Moscow, this walled city was destroyed several times throughout its long history since it was on the invasion routes of both Napoleon and Hitler. Today, Smolensk is noted for electronics, textiles, food processing and diamonds facetting. Population:

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