Population: 279,190

Living in Petrozavodsk, Russia:
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The city has one of the largest freshwater lakes in Russia. It’s close to the Finland border with different modes of transport one can use to travel to Finland. Petrozavodsk has one of the leading universities in the region, called Petrozavodsk State university. During winter the city has what is referred to as “White Nights”.

Oyigbo, says: 2020

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