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(Placename) transliteration of the Russian name for Russia


(ˈrʌʃ ə)

1. Also called Russian Empire . Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703–1917).
4. a republic extending from E Europe to N and W Asia. 146,393,569; 6,592,849 sq. mi. (17,075,400 sq. km.). Cap: Moscow. Official name, Russian Federation. Also called Rus′sian Repub′lic. Formerly (1918–91), Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic.
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According to the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka on Air Transport, dated March 26, 2012, and the Memorandum of Understanding, signed between the two countries on December 5, 2017, the Russian air carrier ROSSIYA Airlines Company (JSC) has been appointed to perform regular passenger, baggage, cargo and mail transfers on the conventional Moscow-Colombo route, with a flight frequency of 7 days a week.
"There are many issues on the agenda and the presidents will discuss what they believe to be necessary," Lavrov added, as aired on Rossiya 1 broadcaster.