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The city of military glory Kozelsk.
Kozelsk is one of the oldest cities in the Kaluga region.
It was first mentioned in the chronicle of 1146.
It is known in history for the events of 1238 – then the wooden fortress city
heroically resisted the Mongols for seven weeks,
as a result it was burned to the ground and called Batu the "Evil City".