Diamond mining in Yakutia !
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|A map of Yakutia.||A view down the deep Ajchal mine.||The Ajchal mine in the winter.||And this time without snow.|
|The crater of the Mirnij mine.||The opencast mining area Udatschnij.||Large lorries in the Udatschnij crater.||A total view of the Udatschnij mine.|
|The landscape in the Ajchal region.||A really romantic area.||The Siberian taiga in the summer.||A small river in Yakutia.|