What is Russia?
The Russian Federation is the largest of the 21 republics that make up the Commonwealth of Independent States. It occupies most of eastern Europe and north Asia, stretching from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caucasus in the south. It is bordered by Norway and Finland in the northwest; Estonia, Latvia, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, and Lithuania in the west; Georgia and Azerbaijan in the southwest; and Kazakhstan, Mongolia, China, and North Korea along the southern border.
58 people found this useful
Answer . I visited St. Petersberg (Leningrad) when I was working on a project in Estonia in July 1997. I found the city to be much bigger than I expected with rows and rows… of lego-like low rise appartment buildings. The standard grid pattern of the streets made almost every street look the same, but the government buildings and the former Soviet buildings were absolutely stunning (I highly recommend a visit to the summer palace - the works of art are so plentiful you will need to spend several days to fully appreciate it).
Russia is mainly known for its weightlifting and body building and a special
RUSSiA AREA iS A AREA AROUND DhA COUNTRy
Russia is famous for it's rich black soil, vodka, caviar,communism, and Borshch.
It's very unusual for any country to be 'about' anything. Countries simply exist.
Not entierly sure there is one well known one but i do know that a nick name for a Russian can be a "Ruski".
One of the most important games in Russia is chess. Many Russians enjoy playing it. I don't know if chess is the national sport of Russia but I do know chess is a very importa…nt game in Russia.
Russia is by the Arctic Ocean [And Alaska] to the north. The pacific ocean to the east. China and Mongolia to the south. And eastern Europe to the west.
Russia is the largest country in the world, overlapping two continents and neighbouring many other countries.
Russia is divided into western, or European Russia and eastern or Asian Russia by the Ural Mountains more correct answer Different parties in Russia during mid 19th centur…y îThere were mainly two parties in Russia in the 19th century îThe Westerners believed that Russia was too backward and should be reformed in the model of the west îThe Slavophiles emphasized the Russian tradition. They believed that Russia was an agrarian society and should not learn from West
It was once a Communism power in Asia, but broke up its Communism ways in June 1991 when Boris Yeltsin was the first to be elected President in Russia. He wanted things to be …better in the Soviet Disintegration, so privatisation and market and trade liberalization were undertaken. Causing Russia to be in an Economic Crisis (Depression) to be a consequence. Poverty was skyrocketing with death rates. When Boris noticed he wasn't doing a great job. He passed the job to the Prime Minister Vladimir Putin...then another president, Dimitry Medvedev was elected on March 2nd,2008. Putin.Slowly after that, Russia became a Federal Semi-P residental Republic (don't know how). So Russia changed from Communism place to Republic place
Russian Orthodox, is referring to the Eastern Orthodox Church of Christianity or Judaism, were in Russia, the main religion is Russian Orthodox.