Россия

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

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Russia 
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transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia
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Instance ofsovereign state (12 June 1990),
secular state,
legal state,
social state,
great power,
country
Part ofPost-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
Inception25 December 1991 / 26 December 1991
Significant event
Population
  • 146,804,372 (1 January 2017)
Area
  • 17,075,400 ±1 square kilometre
  • 17,125,191 square kilometre
  • 17,125,200 square kilometre
Follows
Top-level Internet domain
  • .ru
  • .рф (13 May 2010)
  • .рус
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 168830626
GND ID: 4076899-5
OSM relation ID: 60189
Wikidata

56° 00′ 00″ N, 38° 00′ 00″ E

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Selected maps are included in the Wikimedia-logo.svg Wikimedia Atlas of RussiaTerrestrial globe.svg.


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