Homeland geography: cities with Russian names on the map of the USA

Did you know that in the United States there are 26 settlements, the name of which completely coincides with the name of the capital of Russia, 3 Petersburg and about 10 names of Russian regional cities. However, many of them are not named after Russian cities, writes the BBC. We offer ...

Personal experience: what I did in Russia and stopped doing in the USA

Moving to another country is always a culture shock and a long adaptation period. There are many nuances that people have to get used to and adapt to, but these are not always bad things, very often this is what can make us better, more patient ...

Russia included the United States in the list of 'unfriendly' countries: what does it mean

Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Maria Zakharova said that the United States will become one of the "unfriendly countries" whose embassies will be limited in hiring employees in Russia in accordance with the decree of President Vladimir Putin, writes BBC. On Friday, April 23, Putin signed a decree according to which states ...

'Lowest point of relations': American Ambassador John Sullivan leaves Russia

US Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan has confirmed that he will travel to Washington this week for consultations. Earlier, the media reported that Sullivan refuses to leave Russia, despite the insistent recommendations of the Russian Foreign Ministry to go home for consultations, writes the BBC. "I believe…

Biden called Putin and offered to meet in neutral territory

During the telephone conversation, the American president discussed with Putin Ukraine, hacker attacks, interference in elections and spoke about his wishes for future relations, writes RBC. US President Joe Biden, during a telephone conversation with Vladimir Putin, invited the Russian leader to meet ...

'Putin sanctioned personally': US intelligence announced Russian interference in the 2020 elections

Russia tried to influence the outcome of the 2020 US presidential elections, but in reality it failed to change anything. Such conclusions follow from the declassified report of the US National Intelligence, writes the BBC. At the same time, Ukrainian deputy Andriy Derkach appears in the document, ...

'It was a retaliatory step': Russia denied a visa to a NASA official

Moscow said on Wednesday, February 17, that it refused to issue a visa to a candidate for the post of head of the US aerospace agency NASA in Russia, stating that this is a response to the refusal of the US authorities to issue a visa to a certain Russian official, writes Voice of America. ...

What you can do in Russia, but is prohibited in the USA: Immigrant impressions

Some things familiar to the average Russian, as it turns out, can be strictly prohibited in America, notes the author of the Made in USA channel on Yandex.Zen. Further - from the first person. You should not communicate informally with the police and other services In the States there is a strict ...

Only 4 km share Russia and the USA: why the attempts to overcome them ended in curiosities

From the school course, we know that Russia is separated from Alaska by the Bering Strait. At its narrowest point, its width is only 86 kilometers. And we a priori consider these 86 kilometers to be the distance from us to the Americans, reminds the author of the Comparable channel on ...

Preemptive strike: Russia has figured out how to resist the United States in case of a threat of war

Russian military scientists have developed a concept for countering the American "multi-domain operation" - a strategy that the Pentagon has been actively developing in recent years. The essence of the concept is a preemptive massive strike by all available means. It can be inflicted “in the conditions of a local war threat hanging over the Russian Federation”, ...

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