Nowadays, the list of cities is declassified. In 2013, there were 44 closed cities, in which 1,252,200 people reside. That means that one out of every 115 Russian citizens lives in a closed city. These days, closed cities are fenced off with walls, barbed wire, and guards. // Solfegio classes
The city of Zarechny (also known as Penza-19) is a city officially closed to outsiders. Its main business is one the largest production centers specializing in developing hi-tech products used in providing the country’s national security. Due to the limited amount of resources, it is difficult to organize quality recreation and education in a closed city that lives and, in fact, works at one company.
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