Abashiri

Circuit: Japan

Abashiri is a city located in Okhotsk Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Aden

Circuit: South East Asia

Aden is a seaport city in Yemen Aden and was a Province of the British Raj between 1839 and 1937.

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Aleksandrovskaya hard-labour prison

Circuit: Russian Empire

Aleksandrovskaya was the only prison that continued to function after the closure of Sakhalin katorga in 1906.

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Aleksandrovskaya Prison

Circuit: Russian Empire

Aleksandrovskaya prison at some point became an almshouse for the most emaciated exiles.

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Alexandrovskiy

Circuit: Russian Empire

Alexandrovskiy so-called "central" hard-labor prison from 1873 until 1917, before that- a distillery that existed from late 1770s.

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Algeria

Circuit: French Empire

Algeria is a country in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast.

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Ambon Island

Circuit: Dutch Empire

The island remained under Dutch control until Indonesia's independence in 1945.

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Andamans Cellular Jail

Circuit: The Andaman Islands

Port Blair is famous for the historic Cellular Jail and other small islands which were once home to British colonists.

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Bamlag corrective-labour camp

Circuit: USSR

Bamlag corrective-labour camp. In 1938 the biggest camp of the entire GULAG by daily average population.

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Banda Islands

Circuit: Dutch Empire

The Banda Islands are a volcanic group of ten small volcanic islands in the Banda Sea.

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