Why is Russia in Europe and Asia?
because it spans across both coninets
Russia is both in Europe and Asia. Most of it lies in Asia but more people live in the European part. Western or Central Russia is in Europe. 40% of Russia is in Europe. Russia's biggest cities Moscow and St Petersburg are both in Europe. Russians living in the western Asian part don't consider themselves Asian. Culturally, Russia is European, but most of the country is in Asia.
Russia and Turkey. You could argue that Georgia, Azerbaijan etc in the Caucasus lie between Asia and Europe, since they are now listed in Asia, but 20 years ago they were listed in Europe. Azerbaijan (Europe and Asia) Egypt (Africa and Asia) Georgia (Europe and Asia) Kazakhstan (Europe and Asia) Panama (North and South America) Russia (Europe and Asia) Spain (Europe and Africa) Turkey (Europe and Asia)