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Россия

transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia

Russia is the largest country of the world in area. It lies partly in eastern Europe and partly in northern Asia.

Russia 
transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia
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Instance of sovereign state (12 June 1990),
secular state,
legal state,
social state,
great power,
country,
transcontinental country
Part of Post-Soviet states
Named after
LocationEurasia, Russia
Capital
Basic form of government
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
Official language
Anthem
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Inception
  • 25 December 1991 (official name change)
  • 26 December 1991 (dissolution of the Soviet Union)
Significant event
Population
  • 146,804,372 (1 January 2017)
Area
  • 17,125,200 square kilometre
Follows
Top-level Internet domain
  • .ru
  • .рф (13 May 2010)
  • .рус
  • .su
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

62° 00′ 00″ N, 100° 00′ 00″ E

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Contents

MapEdit

Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of Russia .

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