Borders of Russia
Russia has international borders with 16 sovereign states, including two with maritime boundaries (USA, Japan). With a land border running 20,241 kilometres (12,577 mi) in total, Russia has (afte...
Finnish-Russian border
The Finnish–Russian border is the roughly north/south international border between Finland and Russia. Some 1,340 km (833 miles) long, it runs mostly through uninhabited taiga forests and sparsel...
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Russian America
Russian America (Russian: Русская Америка, Russkaya Amerika) was the name of Russian colonial possessions in the Americas from 1733 to 1867. Settlements spanned parts of what are now the US states...
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Black Sea
The Black Sea is a sea in Southeastern Europe. It is bounded by Europe, Anatolia and the Caucasus, and drains through the Mediterranean into the Atlantic Ocean, via the Aegean Sea and various strait...
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Tebulosmta
Tebulosmta (Chechen: Тулой-лам, Tuloy-Lam or Tiebuolt-Lam, Georgian: ტებულოს მთა, Tebulos mta, Russian: Тебулосмта) is the highest mountain of the Eastern Caucasus and the highest mountain...
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North Asia
North Asia or Northern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of Siberia in the Asian portion of Russia – the area east of the Ural Mountains.
Most estimates are that there are around 38 mil...
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Karelian question in Finnish politics
The Karelian question or Karelian issue (Finnish: Karjala-kysymys) is a dispute in Finnish politics over whether or not to try to regain sovereignty over Finnish Karelia and other territories cede...
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Argun River (Asia)
Ergune or Argun (Mongolian: Эргүнэ мөрөн, Ergüne mörön; Manchu: Ergune bira; Chinese: 额尔古纳河; pinyin: É'ěrgǔnà Hé; Russian: Аргу́нь) is the river which is a part of the Russia–China b...
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Narva Reservoir
Narva Reservoir (Estonian: Narva veehoidla, Russian: На́рвское водохрани́лище) is a reservoir by Narva River, shared by Russia and Estonia.The reservoir was constructed during 1955-1956, durin...
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Sarych
33°44′17″E / 44.38722°N 33.73806°E / 44.38722; 33.73806Sarych (Ukrainian: Са́рич; Russian: Са́рыч; Crimean Tatar: Sarıç) is a headland (Russian: Мыс; translit:...
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Bering Strait
169°0′W / 66.000°N 169.000°W / 66.000; -169.000The Bering Strait (Russian: Берингов пролив, Beringov proliv, Yupik: Imakpik) is a strait 82 kilometres (51 mi; 44 ...
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Continental shelf of Russia
The continental shelf of Russia (also called the Russian continental shelf or the Arctic shelf in the Arctic region) is a continental shelf adjacent to Russia. Geologically, the extent of the shelf is...
Treaty of Tartu (Russian–Estonian)
Tartu Peace Treaty (Estonian: Tartu rahu, literally "Tartu peace") or Treaty of Tartu is a peace treaty between Estonia and Soviet Russia signed on February 2, 1920 ending the Estonian War of Inde...
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Korvatunturi
Korvatunturi is a fell in Lapland. It is located within Urho Kekkonen National Park in the municipality of Savukoski. Its name literally means “Ear Fell” in Finnish due to its unique shape.Characteris...
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