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  Russia and Russian History Profile Biography and Encylopedia Entry Arkansas Encyclopedia Essay
The Russian Federation is a federative democracy with a president, directly elected for a four-year term, who holds considerable executive power.
Russia remains heavily dependent on exports of commodities, particularly oil, natural gas, metals, and timber, which account for over 80% of exports, leaving the country vulnerable to swings in world prices.
Russia is fairly sparsely populated due to its enormous size; population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-eastern part of Siberia.
69fingers.8k.com   (2284 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Siberian Federal District   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Perm Oblast (Пе́рмская о́бласть;) is an oblast in the Privolzhsky (Volga) Federal District of Russia.
Altai Krai Altai Krai (Алта́йский край;) is a regional subdivision of Russia in the Siberian Federal District.
Aga Buryatia Aga Buryatia (Аги́нский-Буря́тский автоно́?н?й о́круг;) is an autonomous district of Chita Oblast in the Russian Federation.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Siberian-Federal-District   (1951 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Far Eastern Federal District   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Siberian Federal District – Aginsk Buryat Autonomous District, Republic of Altai, Altai Territory, Republic of Buryatia, Chita Region, Evenkia Autonomous District, Irkutsk Territory, Kemerovo Region, Republic of Khakasia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Novosibirsk Region, Omsk Region, Taimyr Autonomous District, Tomsk Region, Republic of Tyva, Ust-Ordynsky Buryatsky Autonomous District.
Southern Federal District Republic of Adygeya, Astrakhan Region, Republic of Chechnya, Republic of Dagestan, Republic of Ingushetia, Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, Republic of Kalmykia, Republic of Karachayevo-Cherkessia, Krasnodar Territory, Republic of North Ossetia, Rostov Region, Stavropol Territory, Volgograd Region.
Volga Federal District Republic of Bashkortostan, Republic of Chuvashia, Kirov Region, Komi-Permyatsky Autonomous District, Republic of Marii-El, Republic of Mordovia, Nizhny Novgorod Region, Orenburg Region, Penza Region,Perm Region, Samara Region, Saratov Region, Republic of Tatarstan, Republic of Udmurtia, Ulyanovsk Region.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Far-Eastern-Federal-District   (1965 words)

  
 The St. Petersburg Times - Opinion - 4 Years of Reforming the Federal System
The seven federal districts are quickly emerging as a new level in Russia's state structure aimed at consolidating economic and cultural activity, and the flow of information within their boundaries.
The districts are the key element in a new, centralized network consisting of three levels: envoys, inspectors and local "outreach" offices that are open to the public.
Federal reform is entering a new phase of more routine work on strengthening the vertical and horizontal structures of power, consolidating the regions, forming municipal districts and smoothing the functioning of "managed democracy" at all levels.
www.sptimes.ru /index.php?action_id=2&story_id=12318   (1255 words)

  
  Wikinfo | Federal districts of Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Autonomous district of the Nenetses (Ненецкий автономный округ / Ненэциеʼʼ автономной округ - Nenets)
Autonomous district of the Aga Buryats (Агинский Бурятский автономный округ)
Autonomous district of the Komi-Permyaks (Коми-Пермяцкий автономный округ / Коми-Пермяцкӧй автономнӧй округ - Komi-Permyak)
www.internet-encyclopedia.org /wiki.php?title=Federal_districts_of_Russia   (425 words)

  
 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - Russia
The easternmost point in Russia is Big Diomede Island (Ostrova Ratmanova); the westernmost, the boundary with Poland on a 60-km-long (40-mi-long) spit of land separating the Gulf of Gdańsk from the Vistula Lagoon.
Russia saw its economy contract severely for five years, as the executive and legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's industrial base faced a serious decline.
Russia is fairly sparsely populated and has extremely low average population density due to its enormous size; population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-eastern part of Siberia.
www.fact-archive.com /encyclopedia/Russia   (3317 words)

  
 Russia - Gurupedia
The Russian Federation is a federative democracy with a president, directly elected for a four-year term, who holds considerable executive power.
Russia achieved a slight recovery in 1997, but that year's Asian financial crisis culminated in the August depreciation of the ruble, a debt default by the government, and a sharp deterioration in living standards for most of the population.
Russia is fairly sparsely populated and has extremely low average population density due to its enormous size; population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-eastern part of Siberia.
www.gurupedia.com /r/ru/russia.htm   (2026 words)

  
 Official Website of the G8 presidency of the Russian Federation in 2006
The population of Russia is 143.3 million (as of April 1, 2005).
The country’s administrative divisions are 21 republics, 6 territories, 49 regions, 2 cities of federal importance, one autonomous region, 10 autonomous areas, and 7 federal districts.
The Federation Council was formed in November 2000-December 2001 from ex officio representatives.
en.g8russia.ru /land/russia/shortinfo   (634 words)

  
 Federal districts of Russia - Information at Halfvalue.com
The federal districts of Russia should not be confused with the federal subjects of Russia.
The federal districts were created in May 2000 by Vladimir Putin as a part of a wider program designed to reassert federal authority.
Federal agencies, particularly in the justice system, had been "captured" by subjects' governments during the segmented federalism of the Yeltsin period.
www.halfvalue.com /wiki.jsp?topic=Federal_districts_of_Russia   (696 words)

  
 Russia information - Search.com
Russia won the War of 1877-1878, forcing the Ottoman Empire to recognize the independence of Romania, Serbia and Montenegro and autonomy of Bulgaria.
Russia saw its comparatively developed centrally planned economy contract severely for five years, as the executive and the legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's aging industrial base faced a serious decline.
Population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-western parts of Siberia; the south-eastern part of Siberia that meets the Pacific Ocean, known as the Russian Far East, is sparsely populated, with its southern part being densest.
webshots.search.com /reference/Russia   (6049 words)

  
 The Dispatch - Serving the Lexington, NC - News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Russia is considered the Soviet Union's successor state in diplomatic matters (see Russia's membership in the United Nations) and is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.
Russia saw its comparatively developed centrally planned economy contract severely for five years, as the executive and the legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's aging industrial base faced a serious decline.
Population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-western parts of Siberia; the south-eastern part of Siberia that meets the Pacific Ocean, known as the Russian Far East, is sparsely populated, with its southern part being densest.
www.the-dispatch.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Russia   (6469 words)

  
 Russia Profile - Presidential Envoys to the Federal Districts
Siberian Federal District – Aginsk Buryat Autonomous District, Republic of Altai, Altai Territory, Republic of Buryatia, Chita Region, Evenkia Autonomous District, Irkutsk Territory, Kemerovo Region, Republic of Khakasia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Novosibirsk Region, Omsk Region, Taimyr Autonomous District, Tomsk Region, Republic of Tyva, Ust-Ordynsky Buryatsky Autonomous District.
Southern Federal District Republic of Adygeya, Astrakhan Region, Republic of Chechnya, Republic of Dagestan, Republic of Ingushetia, Republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, Republic of Kalmykia, Republic of Karachayevo-Cherkessia, Krasnodar Territory, Republic of North Ossetia, Rostov Region, Stavropol Territory, Volgograd Region.
Volga Federal District Republic of Bashkortostan, Republic of Chuvashia, Kirov Region, Komi-Permyatsky Autonomous District, Republic of Marii-El, Republic of Mordovia, Nizhny Novgorod Region, Orenburg Region, Penza Region,Perm Region, Samara Region, Saratov Region, Republic of Tatarstan, Republic of Udmurtia, Ulyanovsk Region.
www.russiaprofile.org /resources/structure/envoys/index.wbp   (642 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Russian Federation is a federative democratic republic with a president, directly elected for a four-year term, who holds considerable executive power.
Russia achieved a slight recovery in 1997, but that year's Asian financial crisis culminated in the August depreciation of the ruble, a debt default by the government, and a sharp deterioration in living standards for most of the population.
The recent arrest of Russia's most successful businessman Mikhail Khodorkovsky on charges of fraud and corruption in relation to the large-scale privatizations organised under then-President Yeltsin has caused many foreign investors to worry about the stability of the Russian economy.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Russia   (2208 words)

  
 CNS - The "Federal Face" of Nuclear Regionalism: From Spent Force to Spent Fuel?
Each district is headed by a presidential envoy empowered to coordinate federal field offices and to monitor the performance and consistency of regional administrations with federal laws.
Because federal ministries and agencies (such as Minatom) must submit policy initiatives for review and approval to the Federation Council, where regional dissention can be anticipated, they have incentives to avoid certain issues and build selective regional preferences into proposals at an early stage in the policymaking process.
As economic and political interests in Russia increasingly cut across federal and bureaucratic frontiers, regionalism is manifest in tactical alliances between the governors and highly institutionalized federal-level interest groups.
cns.miis.edu /cns/projects/nisnp/research/regional/wks02/stulberg.htm   (1334 words)

  
 Upto11.net - Wikipedia Article for Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The vast lands of Russia were home to disunited tribes who were variously overwhelmed by invading Goths, Huns, and Turkic Avars between the third and sixth centuries CE.
The Russian Federation is a federal republic with a president, directly elected for a four-year term, who holds considerable executive power.
The easternmost point in Russia is Big Diomede Island (Ostrova Ratmanova); the westernmost, the boundary with Poland on a 60-km-long (40-mi-long) spit of land separating the Gulf of Gdaand#324;sk from the Vistula Lagoon.
upto11.net /generic_wiki.php?q=russia   (3337 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Federal subjects of Russia Article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Russia is a federation which consists of 89 subjects ; English transliteration : subyekty, sing.
Russia is a federation which consists of 89 subjects (Russian: субъект(ы); English transliteration: subyekty, sing.
Subdivisions of Russia, Federal districts of Russia, Economic regions of Russia, Republics of Russia, Oblasts of Russia, Krais of Russia.
www.ipedia.com /federal_subjects_of_russia.html   (379 words)

  
 CEELI - Russia - Program Information
Research, primarily in the form of interviews and focus groups, was conducted in each of the seven federal districts of Russia to assess both de jure and de facto compliance with the terms of the treaty.
Russia remains one of the primary source countries for women trafficked globally for the purpose of sexual exploitation.
CEELI has continued to work closely with the Russian Federation Federal Chamber of Advocates to facilitate the organizational development of the Chamber in Russia and thus to improve the administration of justice and the rule of law through its membership.
www.abanet.org /ceeli/countries/russia/program.html   (2456 words)

  
 PUTIN’S TERRITORIAL REFORM:
Secondly, since the concept of the federal districts is aimed at concentration of resources, the weakest subjects of the federation will be marginalized and will have to leave the sphere of active international relations.
This might be the case should the federal center decide that the federal districts had accomplished their missions and therefore could be put aside.
Federal districts were created as “regional spaces” (initially they were purely geographic units existing only in presidential decree).
www.policy.hu /~makarychev/eng2.htm   (5994 words)

  
 Russia - Russian Federation (federal state)
Russia won the War of 1877-1878 and the Ottoman Empire recognized the independence of Romania, Serbia and Montenegro and autonomy of Bulgaria.
Federal districts of Russia, Federal subjects of Russia, Republics of Russia, Oblasts of Russia, Krais of Russia, Autonomous Oblasts of Russia, Autonomous Districts of Russia, Federal cities of Russia.
Russia saw its comparatively developed centrally-planned economy contract severely for five years, as the executive and legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's industrial base faced a serious decline.
www.naturemagics.com /world-guide/russia.shtm   (5961 words)

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