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What continent is Moscow in?

What continent is Moscow in?

This is a question that is asked more often than you might think and although you may feel that the answer is obvious, a quick search of the internet will return at least two different suggestions. Russia itself spans...

Things to see in Moscow

Things to see in Moscow

Any tourist coming into Russia would be missing out on so much if they chose not to visit Moscow. The country’s capital has so many amazing sights and landmarks that it is difficult to know where to begin when...

Borei submarine

Borei submarine

The Borei Submarine is the most up to date nuclear powered ballistic missile submarine in the Russian fleet. With work starting in 1996, the Borei has been introduced to replace a host of outdated vessels including the...

Are Russians Asian?

Are Russians Asian?

Russian people are a diverse ethnic mix and as such, it is no more correct to say that Russians are Asian than it is to say they are Caucasian or that they represent any other group. In fact, with over 143 million...

How tall is Vladimir Putin?

How tall is Vladimir Putin?

Like certain world leaders before him, it is alleged that Vladimir Putin has gone some way to disguising his true height. In fact, some areas of the world’s press are quite scathing in regards to the lengths that he...

Russia China Relations

Russia China Relations

As 2012 began, many experts suggest that relations between Russia and China are better now than at any stage throughout history. Naturally, it hasn’t always been this way but at present, the two superpowers are working...

Winter Olympics 2014 Location

Winter Olympics 2014 Location

Back in 2007, the Russian city of Sochi was chosen to host the 2014 Winter Olympics. This was naturally great news for the campaigners who had seen Sochi narrowly defeat their closest rivals and the plans for this major...

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