Russia

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Facts about Russia

In terms of land Russia is the larges country in the world. The official name for Russia is the Russian Federation. Russia is located across 9 time zones. The capital and largest city in Russia is Moscow. Other major cities in Russia include Saint Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Novosibirsk. The currency used in Russia is the ruble. Russia has over 40 national parks and 100 wildlife reserves.

More facts about Russia

Russian facts

The population of Russia is 143.5 million people. The president is Vladimir Putin. The prim minister is Dmitry Medvedev.