Russian Flag Meaning:It is said by some people that the design of the Russian flag is based on the flag of the Netherlands. TheRussian flag has also inspired the flags of many Slavic nations of Europe, and the colors are often referred toas the pan-Slavic colors. They have come to represent Slavic independence and unity. There is no officialmeaning of to the Russian flag but some Russians believe the following: In Russia the white symbolizesgenerosity and frankness; blue stands for loyalty, honesty and wisdom; red means courage, magnanimity andlove. Many people also believe red represents Russian people, blue represents the Ukrainians, and whiterepresents the Belo Russians.
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The White House, the seat of theRussian Government
Entrance to the Kremlin - Senate, part of the MoscowKremlin and the working residence of the Russian president
Russia is officially know both as Russian and the russian Federation. It is a country in northern Eurasia (Europe and Asia together). Itis a semi-presidential republic, comprising 83 federal subjects. Russia shares land borders with the following countries (fromnorthwest to southeast): Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine,Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea. It also has maritime borders withJapan, the Republic of Korea, Sweden, Turkey, and the United States.
Russia is by far the largest cocuntry in the world covering more then an 8th of the Earths land area with 142 million people, it is the 9th argest by population. It extends across the whole of northern Asia and 40% of Europe spanning 11 time zones, and incorporating a widerange of environments and landforms. Russia has the worlds largest reserves of mineral and energy resources, and is considered anenergy superpower. It has the wrolds largest forest reserves and its lakes contain approximatelyone-quarter of the worlds unfrozen fresh water. The country contain 23 World Heritage sites ansd 40 UNESCO Biosphere reserves.
Russian pine and fur tree forests can be seen everywherethroughout the vast territories.
Religion Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and Judaism are Russias traditional religions Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, reconstructed from 1990-2000
Education Moscow State UniversityRussia has a free education system guaranteed to all citizens by the Constitution У 551 and has a literacy rateof 99.4%. Entry to higher education is highly competitive. The Russian Constitution grants a universal right to higher education free ofcharge through competitive entry. The Government allocates funding to pay the tuition fees within an established quota, or number ofstudents for each state institution. This is considered crucial because it provides access to higher education to all skilled students. Inaddition, students are paid a small stipend and provided with free housing.
Health care State Minister of Health is visiting a local hospital She is donating blood to sick people
UlianaLopatkina Diana Maya Plisetzkaya Vishneva the Financial Times: "She was, and still is, a star, ballets monstre sacre, the final statement about theatrical glamour, a flaring, flaming beacon in a world of dimly twinkling talents, a beauty in the world of prettiness."
Ekaterina Maksimova and Vladimir Vasilyev, the starry duet the Bolshoy Theatre soloists
My school -two waltzes at thegraduation partyconcert
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