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HK
   is the international car registration for   
Hong Kong
Colombia
   has the mark   
HK
Russia
   is the location of   
Nechkinsky National Park
Ninotchka (1939)
   has the tagline   
Garbo Laughs.
Pushkinsky Bridge
   is in   
Russia
Wladimir Klitschko
   comes from   
Ukraine
Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova
   was/were the first   
Woman in Space
1963
Mark Rothko
   painted   
Homage to Matisse
Oil on canvas, 1954; private collection
Tuchkov Bridge
   is in   
Russia
St Petersburg
Kashk-e Baadenjaan, Kababs, Faluda, Ghotaab
   are all   
Iranian (Persian) Foods
Shishkabugs (1962)
   featured   
Yosemite Sam
Also featuring Bugs Bunny
Delit' Shkuru Neubitovo Medvedya.
   means   
Distributing the Skin of an Unkilled Bear.
English version: Don't count the chickens before they hatch
Lozhka Dyogtya V Bochke Meda.
   means   
A Spoonful of Tar in a Barrel of Honey.
English version: A fly in the ointment.
Golod Ne Tyotka, Pirozhka Nye Podnyesyot.
   means   
Hunger is Not Your Aunt (it Will Not Bring You a Pie).
Moral: If you are in need, help yourself and don't count on situation improving by itself
Ninotchka (1939)
   contains the line   
"One Half of Paris is Making Love to the Other Half."
"Wheels Shake the Roadbed Stone, the Pistons Jerk and Shove, I Stay up Half the Night to See the Land I Love."
   are the closing lines of   
Night Journey by Theodore Roethke
1908-1963
Vladimir Ashkenazy
   recorded   
Favorite Piano Works - Chopin
Universal, 2003
Ninotchka in the Film Ninotchka (1939)
   is played by   
Greta Garbo
Ernst Lubitsch
   directed   
Ninotchka (1939)
Mark Rothko
   painted   

Red Band; 1955; Lithuanian - American; Cubism; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 204 x 172 cm
Excedrin
   product brand is owned by   
GlaxoSmithKline
1910
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman
Mark Rothko
   painted   

Untitled; 1947; Lithuanian - American; Cubism; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 121 x 90 cm
Vladimir Ashkenazy
   recorded   
Prokofiev - Greatest Hits
Various orchestras; Universal, 2005
Lyubish' Katat'sya, Lyubi I Sanochki Vozit'.
   means   
If You Enjoy Riding, Enjoy Pulling the Sleigh.
English version: He that would eat the fruit must climb the tree; No pains, no gains.
Ot Lyubopytstva Koshka Sdokhla.
   means   
Curiosity Killed the Cat.
Hong Kong
   Airport has the code   
HKG
China
Banks
   is missing from the title of   
From The Muddy ___ of the Wishkah
Nirvana (1996)
Aatsista-Mahkan
   is known as a   
First Nations Chief
Chief of the Siksika known for his generosity and kindness; signatory to Treaty 7 in 1877
Peskotomuhkati
   is the original tribal name of the   
Passamaquoddy
Passamaquoddy comes from the tribal name Peskotomuhkati ("pollock-spearers")
Leo Tolstoy
   created the character   
Uncle Yeroshka
The Cossacks
Shishkabugs (1962)
   featured   
Bugs Bunny
Also featuring Yosemite Sam
Nicholas I
   owned a cat called   
Vashka
Russia
   had the politician   
Alexander Guchkov
Minister of War
Vitali Klitschko
   comes from   
Ukraine
Igor Stravinsky
   composed   
Petrushka
Ballet story about a puppet come to life
Vladimir Ashkenazy
   recorded   
Ravel: Gaspard De La Nuit, Etc
ArkivMusic, 1982
Benton Harbor Lunch Box
   Means   
Heathkit CB-1
Matryoshka Doll
   is associated with   
Russia
.hk
   internet domain is used by   
Hong Kong
Anichkov Bridge
   is in   
Russia
"Stravinsky: Petrouchka"
   was released by   
L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande
1950 - inducted in 1999
Babushka Nadvoye Skazala to Li Dozhdik, to Li Sneg, to Li Budet, to Li Net.
   means   
Granny Told Fortunes and Said Two Things - It Will Either Rain or Snow; It Either Will or Will Not.
Moral: The outcome is still unknown despite all that's been said.
Norway
   is the location of   
Øvre Anarjóhka National Park
Russia
   had the general   
Andrei Zayonchkovski
General
Ongepotchket
   means   
Messed Up, Slapped Together Without Form
Tchotchke
   means   
A Trinket; a Knick-knack
The term has a connotation of worthlessness or disposability
Norah Jones
   is the brother/sister of   
Anoushka Shankar
Norah Jones is a singer/songwriter. Anoushka Shankar is a sitar player/composer. They are daughters of the sitar player Ravi Shankar.
Russia
   had the general   
Nikolai Yanushkevich
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