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Russia (Federation)


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    • us: Russia (Federation). Pravitelʹstvo
    • us: Russian Federation
    • us: Rossiyskaya Federatsiya
    • us: Rossiya (Federation)
    • us: Rossii͡a (Federation)
    • us: Российская Федерация
    • us: Rossiĭskai͡a Federat͡sii͡a
    • us: Російська Федерація
    • us: Rosiĭsʹka Federat͡sii͡a
    • us: Federazione della Russia
    • us: Russische Föderation
    • us: RF
    • us: Federation of Russia
    • us: Urysye Federat͡sie
    • us: Правительство России
    • us: Pravitelʹstvo Rossii
    • us: Правительство Российской Федерации
    • us: Pravitelʹstvo Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii
    • us: Правительство РФ
    • us: Pravitelʹstvo RF
    • us: Rosja (Federation)
    • us: O-lo-ssu (Federation)
    • us: Roshia Renpō
    • us: Federazione russa
    • us: OKhU
    • us: Orosyn Kholboony Uls
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      • found: BGN. Foreign names bull., Feb. 1992, surrogate: p. 4 (new name: Russia [conventional short form]; Russian Federation [conventional long form]; Rossiya [Russian short form]; Rossiyskaya Federatsiya [Russian long form]: PCL1 60°00ʹN 100°00ʹE; former name: Rossiyskaya Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian])
      • found: Tesori dal Cremlino, 1993: t.p. (Federazione della Russia)
      • found: Götz, R. Informationen zu den Gebietseinheiten der Russischen Föderation, 1993: cover title, etc. (... Russischen Föderation; RF)
      • found: Science, technology and innovation policies, 1994- : v. 1, t.p. (Federation of Russia)
      • found: Kniga pami͡ati, 1995- : v. 2, t.p. (Rossiĭskai͡a Federat͡sii͡a. Respublika Adygei͡a) added t.p. (Urysye Federat͡sie. Adygė Respublik)
      • found: Rosja a Katyń, 1994.
      • found: Vlastʹ. Pravitelʹstvo Rossii, 1997.
      • found: Chʻien Su-lien yü O-lo-ssu, 1994.
      • found: Systemy derz͡havnoï sluz͡hby i͡evropeĭsʹkykh kraïn --Velyka Brytanii͡a, Rosiĭsʹka Federat͡sii͡a, Ukraïna, Frant͡suzʹka Respublika, 1999.
      • found: Joint Research Project on the Russian Economic Reform (2nd : 1998 : Tokyo, Japan). The second report of the Joint Research Project on the Russian Economic Reform, 1998: t.p. (Roshia Renpō)
      • found: La porcellana imperiale russa, c2003: t.p. (Federazione russa)
      • found: Referat, angiĭn bolon diplomyn azhil, magistr, doktoryn zėrėg gorilson zokhiol bichikh arga zu̇ĭn zȯvlȯmzh, 2006: t.p. (OKhU)
      • notfound: LC data base, 05-22-92 (Russian S.F.S.R.);Pravitelʹstvo Rossii i federalʹnye organy ispolnitelʹnoĭ vlasti, 1995: p. 106 (Pravitelʹstvo RF) p. 183 (On 23 Dec. 1993 was promulgated the Ukaz Prezidenta Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii 'O preobrazovanii i reorganizat͡sii Soveta Ministrov--Pravitelʹstva Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii' which reorganized [merged] with the Sovet Ministrov into the Pravitelʹstvo Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii)
    • Editorial Notes

      • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Name heading for the government after 1991. Use "Russia" as qualifier for places within the country.]
      • [Do not confuse this Russia with the Russian Empire of the Czars, which existed ca. 15th cent. until the 1917 Revolution, nor with the Russian S.F.S.R. (R.S.F.S.R.), which is the heading for the Communist government which ruled Russia from 1917 through 1991]
      • [Ref. from Pravitelʹstvo Rosskiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii and Pravitelʹstvo Rossii per RI 24.3E]
      • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • Change Notes

      • 1992-05-22: new
      • 2018-01-17: revised
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