AMAZING FACTS ABOUT RUSSIA
RUSSIA IS ONE OF THE LARGEST COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD.
POPULAR FOR ITS NATURAL HERITAGE, OIL PRODUCER, WEAPON MANUFACTURER.
SHARES LANDMASS WITH ASIA AND EUROPE. EURASIA.
MORE WOMEN AS COMPARED TO MEN.
WORLD’S LARGEST RAILWAY
LARGEST COUNTRY BY AREA
SECOND LARGEST OIL MANUFACTURER IN THE WORLD
ST. PETERSBURG – THE DEEPEST SUBWAY IN THE WORLD.
EVEN FLOWER SUPERSTITION
SHAKING HAND SUPERSTITION
NEW HOME FIRST ENTRY SUPERSTITION
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LARGEST RAILWAY IN THE WORLD.
Trans-Siberian Railway spans across the country with a single longest railway in the world of 9200 kilometers i.e. 5700 miles from Moscow (European Russia) to Asia.
World’s most women biased male to female ratio with 0.859 males to every female.
Russia shares border with 16 countries
Russia shares land borders of 20,241 kilometres.
Russia has international borders with 16 sovereign states, including two with maritime boundaries (US, Japan).
These are the countries Russia shares its international borders with.
Russia has 9 time zones. No other country supports such a large number.
Mount Elbrus is the highest mountain in Europe. It’s in Russia.
Russia owns approx 6,800 nuclear warheads, that is the number in the world!
United States negotiated the purchase of Alaska in 1867 for $7.2 million. The flag ceremony performed on 18 October. The day is celebrated as Alaska Day.
Sovient union’s the first country to launch satellite in space on 4 October 1957. The satellite weighted 83.6 kg.
Coal is the largest sources of power generation in Russia. They own world’s 40% of the coal resources.
One of the oldest sport in Russia. It’s also known as Russian Hocky. It can be addressed as the national sport of Russia.
Pelmeni is considered as the national dish of Russia. Pelmeni is the pastry dumplings. That are typically filled with minced meat and wrapped in a thin, pasta-like dough.
Russia’s Lake Baikal is the deepest and oldest lake in the world, and the largest freshwater lake by volume. And’s often mistake for sea.
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Russia is not only one of the largest countries, but, the best one. They’ve got a good track record from scientific research to border securities.
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