- 俄羅斯聯邦（The Russian Federation）
a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
a former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital; powerful in the 17th and 18th centuries under Peter the Great and Catherine the Great when Saint Petersburg was the capital; overthrown by revolution in 1917
a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
- Moscow is the capital of Russia.
- Russia used to be a very powerful country.
- Some teachers went to Russia to be educated in fine arts.
- The biggest country in the world is Russia.
- He worked as a British spy in Russia.