Petropavl

Petropavl

Petropavl (Kazakh: Петропавл/Petropavl) or Petropavlovsk (Russian: Петропавловск, Petropavlovsk, not to be confused with Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky), is a city on the Ishim River in northern Kazakhstan close to the border with Russia, about 261 km west of Omsk along the Trans-Siberian Railway. It is the capital of the North Kazakhstan Region.[1] Population: 201,446 (2009 Census results);[2] 203,523 (1999 Census results).[2]

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