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[[Image:Cathedral of Christ the Savior.jpg|thumb|270px|Cathedral of Christ the Savior.]]
 
[[Image:Cathedral of Christ the Savior.jpg|thumb|270px|Cathedral of Christ the Savior.]]
 
'''Moscow''' (Russian: Москва) is the [[capital]] of [[Russia]] and formerly of the [[Soviet Union]].  It is the home of the [[Kremlin]].
 
'''Moscow''' (Russian: Москва) is the [[capital]] of [[Russia]] and formerly of the [[Soviet Union]].  It is the home of the [[Kremlin]].
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It is considrerd that Moscow was founded in [[1147]] by konung Juriy Dolgorukiy as a fortress. The first Saturday of September the Founding Day is celebrated.
  
 
It is located in western [[Russia]], and as of the 2002 census, has a population of over 10.4 million.<ref>[http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9B07EFDE113FF932A05753C1A9649C8B63 Moscow's Population Passes 10 Million]</ref>
 
It is located in western [[Russia]], and as of the 2002 census, has a population of over 10.4 million.<ref>[http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9B07EFDE113FF932A05753C1A9649C8B63 Moscow's Population Passes 10 Million]</ref>

Revision as of 09:50, 28 December 2012

Cathedral of Christ the Savior.

Moscow (Russian: Москва) is the capital of Russia and formerly of the Soviet Union. It is the home of the Kremlin.

It is considrerd that Moscow was founded in 1147 by konung Juriy Dolgorukiy as a fortress. The first Saturday of September the Founding Day is celebrated.

It is located in western Russia, and as of the 2002 census, has a population of over 10.4 million.[1]

Alternatively, Moscow is a city in Idaho across the border from Pullman, Washington, in the rolling Palouse hill country.


St. Basil's Basilica or Cathedral of Saint Basil the Blessed.

References

  1. Moscow's Population Passes 10 Million