Volga River

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Noun1.Volga River - a Russian riverVolga River - a Russian river; the longest river in Europe; flows into the Caspian Sea
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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According to cruise news, the three-deck "Holy Russia" ship was under repair near Bon, a town on the Volga River.  The ship was not functional since 2018, according to the authorities.
Russian Emergencies Ministry members take part in the operation to search for the missing people from the tourist boat "Bulgaria" on the Volga river in Russia's Tatarstan region July 11, 2011.
The center of the Astrakhan region is city Astrakhan, named after Haji Tarkhan in the XIII-XIV centuries, became an important trading center on the seabed of the Volga River, located on the Silk Road in the Caspian Sea.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, meets with Khabib Nurmagomedov, right, who has won the UFC lightweight title, in Ulyanovsk on the Volga River, Russia, Wednesday, Oct.
He did not point out that the sole way the Americans could sail a frigate to the Caspian would be to use a canal and the Volga River, which are under the exclusive control of Russia.
The brand new stadium, located in Nizhny Novgorod city on the Volga River in western Russia, was built specifically for the 2018 World Cup and hosted five other matches, namely the Group D match between Argentina and Croatia, Englands Group G match with Panama, Switzerlands Group E match with Costa Rica, Swedens Group F match with South Korea and Croatia and Denmark (round of 16).
Now a sprawling city of 1.2 million people along the banks of the Volga river, Samara was known as Kuibyshev between 1935 and 1991.
Russian media said authorities used planes in the months before the game to spray the area around the stadium, which is next to the massive Volga river, with a special substance designed to kill off the bugs.
The accident occurred late on Monday on the Volga river several hundred metres off the shoreline of the city of Volgograd, in southern Russia.
Volgrograd: Volgograd lies along the west bank of the Volga River in Southern Russia.
Russia's noble Volga River connects St Petersburg with Moscow, passing through jawdropping scenery and villages, and you can choose from four different Mekong itineraries to explore spectacular Cambodia and Vietnam.