However this proper name became more prominent in the later history and. The name russia is derived from rus a medieval state populated mostly by the east slavs.
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Russia the worlds largest country obviously defies a brief description as it covers 9 time zones all climate zones except tropical with land that stretches. Soviet union in full union of soviet socialist republics ussr russian soyuz sovetskikh sotsialisticheskikh respublik or sovetsky soyuz former. Map indicating which constituent units of russian federation have or may merge.