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RUS
   is the international car registration for   
Russia
Russia
   has the capital   
Moscow
The reference to a Moscow, as to a town, is registrated in the old manuscript of 1147. In 1156, prince Yury Dolgoruky erected timber walls around Moscow with a moat. He is frequently regarded as a founder of Moscow, and his monument is among the most honored in Moscow.
Russian
   is an official language of   
Russia
Russia
   has the anthem   
National Anthem of Russia
formerly The Patriotic Song and God Save the Tsar
President Vladimir Putin
   is Head of State of   
Russia
Catherine the Great
   was   
An Empress of Russia
1762-1796
Bolshevik
   belongs to   
Russia
4,368 sq. mi.
Bolshoi Museum
   is situated in   
Moscow, Russia
Ballet history since 1776
Sobolev
   is found in   
Russia
53 m diameter, estimated to be less than 1000 years old
Kremlin and St. Basil's Cathedral
   is situated in   
Moscow, Russia
Fortitude & Symbolism; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
   was set in   
Russia
Director: David Lean
Bolshoy Kamenny Bridge
   is in   
Russia
Bolshoy Moskvoretsky Bridge
   is in   
Russia
Bolshoy Ustinsky Bridge
   is in   
Russia
Bolshoy Krashokholmsky Bridge
   is in   
Russia
Volodarsky Bridge
   is in   
Russia
St Petersburg
Moscow (Moscow-Volga)
   canal is situated in   
Russia
Opened in 1937 (80 miles long)
Volga-Baltic
   canal is situated in   
Russia
Opened in 1964 (229 miles long)
Vyshniy Volochek
   canal is situated in   
Russia
Opened in 1709 (873 miles long)
Vladivostok
   is located in   
Russia
Matryoshka Doll
   is associated with   
Russia
Russia
   is the site of   
Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow
Russia
   is the site of   
Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad
Russia
   is the site of   
Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye
Russia
   is the location of   
Nechkinsky National Park
Russia
   is the location of   
Pribaykalsky National Park
Russia
   is the location of   
Shorsky National Park
Russia
   is the location of   
Sochinsky National Park
Russia
   is the location of   
Valdaysky National Park
Russia
   is the location of   
Vodlozersky National Park
Kliuchevskoi
   is in   
Russia
Kliuchevskoi is one of the most active volcanoes of the Kamchatka Peninsula in Far Eastern Russia. The volcano has had more than 80 eruptions since 1697. On September 15, 1994, gas and ash shot out of the crater, creating a column 2 km high. Over the next two weeks the eruption continued, and on 1 October a giant eruption occurred. A cloud of ash rose 15-20 km above the volcano
James Bond
   was played by Sean Connery in   
From Russia With Love
Second outing for Connery in the role of the British spy. This time on the trail of a Russian Decoding Machine.
1st
   largest country in the world is   
Russia
17,098,242 km²
Igor Stravinsky
   was born in   
Russia
Influential neo-classical composer; The Rite of Spring
Ivan IV
   was/were the first   
Czar of Russia
1547 “the Terrible”
Mys Bolshoy Gorodetskiy Lighthouse
   is located in   
Russia
1899 - White Sea
Tretyakov Gallery
   is situated in   
Moscow, Russia
Foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world
Russian Don
   originated in   
Russia
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
   is a film about   
Tsar Nicholas II and Tsaritsa Alexandra of Russia
Portrayed by Michael Jayston and Janet Suzman
Novodevichy Cemetery
   is located in   
Moscow, Russia
Nikita Khrushchev, Boris Yeltsin, Chekhov, and composer Sergei Prokofiev are buried here
Vvedenskoye Cemetery
   is located in   
Moscow, Russia
For the former German community of Moscow
Nikita Khrushchev
   is buried in   
Novodevichy Cemetery, Moscow, Russia
Leader of the Soviet Union, 1953-1964
Dmitri Shostakovich
   is buried in   
Novodevichy Cemetery, Moscow, Russia
Composer, 1906-1975
Gherman Titov
   is buried in   
Novodevichy Cemetery, Moscow, Russia
Cosmonaut, second man in space, 1935-2000
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
   is buried in   
Novodevichy Cemetery, Moscow, Russia
Composer
Vodka
   comes from   
Russia
Also: Borscht, Poached Salmon, Caviar & Blintzes
Saint Petersburg
   was formerly the capital of   
Russia
Moved to Moscow, 1712 - 1918
Russia
   had the politician   
Ivan Grigorovich
Naval Minister
Russia
   had the general   
Yuri Danilov
Deputy Chief of Staff
Russia
   had the general   
Dmitry Shcherbachev
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