Van Diemen’s Land
Van Diemen's Land (now known as Tasmania) was a prison colony for colonial convicts.
Vishlag corrective labour camp
Vishlag used the convicts for logging, and the building of Vishersky chemical plant ("Vishhimz") etc.
Voevodskaya hard-labour prison
Voevodskaya hard-labor prison was used as a place for convict executions.
Xinjiang is a territory in northwest China, comprising a vast region of deserts and mountains.
Yakutsk is the capital city of the Sakha Republic, Russia.
Zabaikalskaya was formed in 2008 by uniting Chita (Chitinskaya) oblast and Aginsky Buryatsky autonomous okrug.
Zerentuyskaya prison- administrative center of Nerchinskaya Katorga penal complex.