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Aleksandrovsky Sad (Алекса́ндровский сад) is a station of the Filyovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Alexeyevskaya (Алексе́евская) is a station on the Moscow Metro's Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya line.
Alfa Bank JSC, the corporate treasury of the Alfa Group, is one of the largest private commercial banks in Russia.
Alma-Atinskaya (Алма́-Ати́нская) is a southern terminus station of the Zamoskvoretskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Altufyevo (Алтуфьево) is the northern terminus of the Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro, and the northernmost station of the entire system.
Arbatskaya (Арба́тская) is a station on the Filyovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
The Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line (Арба́тско-Покро́вская ли́ния) (Line 3) is one of the lines of the Moscow Metro.
Aviamotornaya (Авиамото́рная) is a Moscow Metro station in the Lefortovo District, South-Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
Avtozavodskaya (Автозаво́дская, lit. auto factory) is a station on the Zamoskvoretskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Bagrationovskaya (Багратионовская) is a Moscow Metro station, located on the surface portion of the Filyovskaya Line.
The Bank of Moscow (Банк Москвы) was a Russian bank that provided banking services to both corporate and retail customers until May 2016.
Banking in Russia is subject to significant regulations as banks in the Russian Federation have to meet mandatory Russian legislation requirements, and comply with numerous Bank of Russia instructions and regulations.
The Battle of Moscow (translit) was a military campaign that consisted of two periods of strategically significant fighting on a sector of the Eastern Front during World War II.
Belomorskaya (Беломорская) is an under construction station on the Zamoskvoretskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Belorusskaya (Белору́сская) is a station on the Moscow Metro's Koltsevaya line.
The Berlin U-Bahn (short for Untergrundbahn, "underground railway") is a rapid transit railway in Berlin, the capital city of Germany, and a major part of the city's public transport system.
Beskudnikovsky District is an administrative district (raion) of Northern Administrative Okrug, and one of the 125 raions of Moscow, Russia.
Bolshaya Koltsevaya line (Большая кольцевая линия), literally Large Circle Line, designated Line 11 is a rapid transit line of the Moscow Metro.
The Bolshoi Theatre (p) is a historic theatre in Moscow, Russia, originally designed by architect Joseph Bové, which holds ballet and opera performances.
Bratislavskaya (Братиславская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Maryino District, South-Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Bulvar Dmitriya Donskogo (Бульвар Дмитрия Донского) is a Moscow Metro station in the Severnoye Butovo District, South-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
Bulvar Rokossovskogo (Бульва́р Рокоссо́вского, Rokossovsky Boulevard), previously Ulitsa Podbelskogo (У́лица Подбе́льского, Podbelsky Street), is a Moscow Metro station in the Bogorodskoye District, Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
The Butovskaya line (Бу́товская ли́ния) is a line of the Moscow Metro.
The trains of BVG Class C are the large profile trains since 1926.
The Caucasus Emirate (Имарат Кавказ Imarat Kavkaz (IK); Кавказский Эмират Kavkazskiy Emirat), also known as the Caucasian Emirate, was a militant Jihadist organisation active in the southwestern region of the Russian Federation.
The Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union was de jure the highest body of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) between Party Congresses.
The Chechen Republic (tɕɪˈtɕɛnskəjə rʲɪˈspublʲɪkə; Нохчийн Республика, Noxçiyn Respublika), commonly referred to as Chechnya (p; Нохчийчоь, Noxçiyçö), is a federal subject (a republic) of Russia.
Cherkizovskaya (Черки́зовская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Preobrazhenskoye District, Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Chistyye Prudy (Чи́стые пруды́, Clean Ponds) is a Moscow Metro station in the Basmanny District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Chkalovskaya (Чка́ловская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Basmanny District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Citibank is the consumer division of financial services multinational Citigroup.
The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).
In political and social sciences, communism (from Latin communis, "common, universal") is the philosophical, social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of the communist society, which is a socioeconomic order structured upon the common ownership of the means of production and the absence of social classes, money and the state.
The Communist Party of the Soviet Union was the founding and ruling political party of the Soviet Union.
The Council of Ministers of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (p; sometimes abbreviated to Sovmin or referred to as the Soviet of Ministers), was the de jure government comprising the highest executive and administrative body of the Soviet Union from 1946 until 1991.
A credit card is a payment card issued to users (cardholders) to enable the cardholder to pay a merchant for goods and services based on the cardholder's promise to the card issuer to pay them for the amounts so paid plus the other agreed charges.
Crowdsourcing is a sourcing model in which individuals or organizations obtain goods and services.
The Cyrillic script is a writing system used for various alphabets across Eurasia (particularity in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and North Asia).
The deep column station is a type of subway station, consisting of a central hall with two side halls, connected by ring-like passages between a row of columns.
Delovoy Tsentr (Деловой Центр) is a station on Bolshaya Koltsevaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Delovoy Tsentr (Деловой центр, eng:Business Center) is a temporarily closed station of the Moscow Metro's Kalininsko–Solntsevskaya line that opened on 31 January 31, 2014 and closed on 24 February 2018.
Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit diagrams, and sewing patterns).
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
Dolgoprudny (Долгопру́дный) is a town in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located about north of Moscow city center.
Dostoevskaya (Достоевская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Meshchansky District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Dubrovka (Дубровка) is a station on the Moscow Metro's Lyublinsko–Dmitrovskaya line.
The Eastern Front of World War II was a theatre of conflict between the European Axis powers and co-belligerent Finland against the Soviet Union, Poland and other Allies, which encompassed Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northeast Europe (Baltics), and Southeast Europe (Balkans) from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945.
An escalator is a type of vertical transportation in the form of a moving staircase which carries people between floors of a building.
Below is the history of the expansion of the Moscow Metro in Moscow, Russia.
A fallout shelter is an enclosed space specially designed to protect occupants from radioactive debris or fallout resulting from a nuclear explosion.
The Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB; fʲɪdʲɪˈralʲnəjə ˈsluʐbə bʲɪzɐˈpasnəstʲɪ rɐˈsʲijskəj fʲɪdʲɪˈratsɨjɪ) is the principal security agency of Russia and the main successor agency to the USSR's Committee of State Security (KGB).
Fili (Фили) is a surface-level station on the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
The Filyovskaya line (Филёвская ли́ния), or Line 4, is a line of the Moscow Metro.
Filyovsky Park (Филёвский парк) is a station on the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
The first five-year plan (I пятилетний план, первая пятилетка) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a list of economic goals, created by General Secretary Joseph Stalin and based on his policy of Socialism in One Country.
Gants Hill is a London Underground station in the Gants Hill district of Ilford in East London.
The Garden Ring, also known as the "B" Ring (Садо́вое кольцо́, кольцо́ "Б"; transliteration: Sadovoye Koltso), is a circular ring road avenue around central Moscow, its course corresponding to what used to be the city ramparts surrounding Zemlyanoy Gorod in the 17th century.
The General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (Генеральный штаб Вооружённых сил Российской Федерации, Генштаб – Genshtab) is the military staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
Ghost stations is the usual English translation for the German word Geisterbahnhöfe.
The Government of Moscow (Правительство Москвы) is the highest executive body of state authority of Moscow.
Homo Sovieticus (Latin for "Soviet Man") is a sarcastic and critical reference to an average conformist person in the Soviet Union also observed in other countries of the Eastern Bloc.
In economics, hyperinflation is very high and typically accelerating inflation.
In economics, inflation is a sustained increase in price level of goods and services in an economy over a period of time.
IslamThere are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster).
Kakhovskaya (Каховская) is a station of the Moscow Metro's Kakhovskaya line.
The Kakhovskaya line (Line 11A, formerly Line 11) is a line of the Moscow Metro.
The Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya line (Кали́нинско-Солнцевская ли́ния) (Line 8) is a line of the Moscow Metro, currently consisting of two separate parts.
Kaluzhskaya (Калужская) was a temporary station of the Moscow Metro on the Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line and was in operation from 1964 to 1974.
The Kaluzhsko–Rizhskaya line (Калу́жско-Ри́жская ли́ния) is a line of the Moscow Metro, that originally existed as two separate radial lines, Rizhskaya and Kaluzhskaya opened in 1958 and 1962, respectively.
The Karachay-Cherkess Republic (Карача́ево-Черке́сская Респу́блика, Karachayevo-Cherkesskaya Respublika; Karachay-Balkar: Къарачай-Черкес Республика, Qaraçay-Çerkes Respublika; Kabardian: Къэрэшей-Шэрджэс Республикэ, Ķêrêšei-Šêrdžês Respublikê, Nogai: Карашай-Шеркеш Республикасы, Qaraşay-Şerkeş Respublikası) or Karachay-Cherkessia (Карача́ево-Черке́сия) is a federal subject (a republic) of Russia.
Kashirskaya (Каширская) is a cross-platform station complex on the Moscow Metro.
Khoroshyovskaya (Хорошёвская) is a station on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya and Kalininsko–Solntsevskaya lines of the Moscow Metro.
The kilometre (International spelling as used by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures; SI symbol: km; or) or kilometer (American spelling) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one thousand metres (kilo- being the SI prefix for). It is now the measurement unit used officially for expressing distances between geographical places on land in most of the world; notable exceptions are the United States and the road network of the United Kingdom where the statute mile is the official unit used.
Kitay-gorod (Кита́й-го́род) is a Moscow Metro station complex in the Tverskoy District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
Kiyevskaya (Киевская), named for the nearby Kiyevsky railway station, is a station on the Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Kiyevskaya (Киевская) is a station on the Filyovskaya line of the Moscow Metro (though it was originally part of the Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line).
The Koltsevaya line (Кольцева́я ли́ния, Circle line), (Line 5), is a metro line of the Moscow Metro.
The All-Union Leninist Young Communist League (Всесою́зный ле́нинский коммунисти́ческий сою́з молодёжи (ВЛКСМ)), usually known as Komsomol (Комсомо́л, a syllabic abbreviation of the Russian kommunisticheskiy soyuz molodyozhi), was a political youth organization in the Soviet Union.
Kosino is a future station on the Kozhukhovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Kotelniki (Котéльники) is a town of Moscow Oblast, Russia, located southeast of the center of Moscow.
Krasnogorsk (Красного́рск) is a city and the administrative center of Krasnogorsky District in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located on the Moskva River, adjacent to the northwestern boundary of Moscow.
Krylatskoye (Крылатское) is a Moscow Metro station in the Krylatskoye District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Kuntsevskaya (Кунцевская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Kuntsevo District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
Kurskaya (Курская) is a station on the Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Kurskaya (Ку́рская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Basmanny District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Kutuzovskaya (Кутузовская) is a Moscow Metro station.
The Lastochka (lit) is a Russian commuter and intercity electric multiple unit train, based on Siemens Desiro design.
Latin or Roman script is a set of graphic signs (script) based on the letters of the classical Latin alphabet, which is derived from a form of the Cumaean Greek version of the Greek alphabet, used by the Etruscans.
Lazar Moiseyevich Kaganovich (Ла́зарь Моисе́евич Кагано́вич; – 25 July 1991) was a Soviet politician and administrator and one of the main associates of Joseph Stalin.
Lermontovsky Prospekt (Лермонтовский проспект) is a station on Moscow Metro's Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya line.
Lifestyle is the interests, opinions, behaviours, and behavioural orientations of an individual, group, or culture.
This list of metro systems includes electrified rapid transit train systems worldwide.
This is a list of Moscow Metro stations, including stations of Moscow Monorail and Moscow Central Circle, excluding abandoned, projected, planned stations and those under construction.
The Little Ring of the Moscow Railways (MK MZD, Малое кольцо Московской Железной Дороги), is a orbital railway in Moscow.
A logo (abbreviation of logotype, from λόγος logos "word" and τύπος typos "imprint") is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol used to aid and promote public identification and recognition.
The London Underground (also known simply as the Underground, or by its nickname the Tube) is a public rapid transit system serving London and some parts of the adjacent counties of Buckinghamshire, Essex and Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom.
Lubyanka (Лубя́нка) is a station on the Sokolnicheskaya Line of the Moscow Metro, located under Lubyanka Square.
Lyubertsy (p) is a city and the administrative center of Lyuberetsky District in Moscow Oblast, Russia.
The Lyublinsko–Dmitrovskaya line (Любли́нско-Дми́тровская ли́ния) (Line 10) is a line of the Moscow Metro.
A magnetic stripe card is a type of card capable of storing data by modifying the magnetism of tiny iron-based magnetic particles on a band of magnetic material on the card.
Maryina Roshcha (Марьина роща) is a Moscow Metro station of Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya line.
MaximaTelecom is a Russian technology company engaged in the development and commercialization of public wireless networks, Wi-Fi network operator in the Moscow Metro.
Mayakovskaya (Маяковская), is a Moscow Metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line, in the Tverskoy District of central Moscow.
|- | 5001 EMP || || The annual publication Ephemerides Of Minor Planets (Ehfemeridy Malykh Planet).
Medvedkovo (Медведково) is a Moscow Metro station in Severnoye Medvedkovo District, North-Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Metro (Метро) is a franchise consisting of novels and video games, which began with the release of Dmitry Glukhovsky's Metro 2033 novel in 2005.
Metro 2033 (Метро 2033) is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky.
Metropolitan-Vickers, Metrovick, or Metrovicks, was a British heavy electrical engineering company of the early-to-mid 20th century formerly known as British Westinghouse.
81-717/714 is a metro car designed in the Soviet Union in the mid-1970s.
Mezhdunarodnaya (Междунаро́дная - International) is a northern terminus of one of the 2 branches of the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
MIFARE is the NXP Semiconductors-owned trademark of a series of chips widely used in contactless smart cards and proximity cards.
The Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation (Министерство транспорта Российской Федерации) is the Russian ministry responsible for developing public policies and legal regulations regarding commercial aviation, sea transport, inland waterway transport, railroads, road transport, urban metro systems, and commercial transport vehicles.
Mitino (Ми́тино) is a Moscow Metro station in the Mitino District, North-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Mobile ticketing is the process whereby customers can order, pay for, obtain and/or validate tickets using mobile phones or other mobile handsets.
The monetary reform of 1998 in Russia was launched on January 1, 1998.
Moscow (a) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits and 17.1 million within the urban area.
The Moscow Central Circle or MCC (Московское центральное кольцо, МЦК), designated Line 14 or just Encircle Line (Окружная линия) and marked in a strawberry red/white color is a orbital urban/metropolitan rail line that encircles historical Moscow.
The Moscow International Business Centre (MIBC) (r), also known as “Moscow City” (r), is a commercial district in central Moscow, Russia.
The Moscow Kremlin (p), usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west.
The Moscow Monorail (Московский монорельс) is a long monorail line located in the North-Eastern Administrative Okrug of Moscow, Russia.
Moscow Oblast (p), or Podmoskovye (p, literally "around/near Moscow"), is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast).
The Moscow Automobile Ring Road (Московская кольцевая автомобильная дорога, Moskovskaya Koltsevaya Avtomobilnaya Doroga), or MKAD (МКАД), is a ring road encircling the parts of the City of Moscow, the capital of Russia.
Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU; Московский государственный университет имени М. В. Ломоносова, often abbreviated МГУ) is a coeducational and public research university located in Moscow, Russia.
Moscow Yaroslavsky railway station (Ярославский вокзал) – is one of the nine main railway stations in Moscow.
The Moskva River (река Москва, Москва-река, Moskva-reka) is a river of western Russia.
MTS (Mobile TeleSystems) is the largest mobile operator in Russia and CIS with over 102.4 million subscribers as of 31 December 2009.
Myakinino (Мякининo) is a Moscow Metro station.
Mytishchi (p) is a city and the administrative center of Mytishchinsky District in Moscow Oblast, Russia, which lies to the northeast of Russia's capital Moscow, on the Yauza River and the Moscow–Yaroslavl railway.
Near-field communication (NFC) is a set of communication protocols that enable two electronic devices, one of which is usually a portable device such as a smartphone, to establish communication by bringing them within 4 cm (1.6 in) of each other.
Nekrasovka is a future station on the Kozhukhovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
The New York City Subway is a rapid transit system owned by the City of New York and leased to the New York City Transit Authority, a subsidiary agency of the state-run Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev (15 April 1894 – 11 September 1971) was a Soviet statesman who led the Soviet Union during part of the Cold War as the First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964, and as Chairman of the Council of Ministers, or Premier, from 1958 to 1964.
Nikolay Gavrilovich Chernyshevsky (12 July 1828 – 17 October 1889) was a Russian revolutionary democrat, materialist philosopher, critic, and socialist (seen by some as a utopian socialist).
Nizhegorodskaya Ulitsa is a future station on the Kozhukhovskaya Line and the Bolshaya Koltsevaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Nizhnyaya Maslovka (Нижняя Масловка) is a station on the Moscow Metro's new Bolshaya Koltsevaya line being built in Moscow.
The People's Commissariat for Internal Affairs (Народный комиссариат внутренних дел, Narodnyy Komissariat Vnutrennikh Del), abbreviated NKVD (НКВД), was the interior ministry of the Soviet Union.
Novokosino (Новокосино) is a station on the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Novoyasenevskaya (Новоя́сеневская), formerly Bittsevsky Park (Би́тцевский парк) is a Moscow Metro station in the Yasenevo District, South-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Nuclear warfare (sometimes atomic warfare or thermonuclear warfare) is a military conflict or political strategy in which nuclear weaponry is used to inflict damage on the enemy.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. is a Dutch global semiconductor manufacturer headquartered in Eindhoven, Netherlands.
The October Revolution (p), officially known in Soviet literature as the Great October Socialist Revolution (Вели́кая Октя́брьская социалисти́ческая револю́ция), and commonly referred to as Red October, the October Uprising, the Bolshevik Revolution, or the Bolshevik Coup, was a revolution in Russia led by the Bolsheviks and Vladimir Lenin that was instrumental in the larger Russian Revolution of 1917.
Okhotny Ryad (Охотный ряд) is a station on the Sokolnicheskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Oktyabrskaya (Октябрьская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Yakimanka District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.
The Palace of the Soviets (Дворец Советов, Dvorets Sovetov) was a project to construct an administrative center and a congress hall in Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (present-day Russian Federation) near the Kremlin, on the site of the demolished Cathedral of Christ the Saviour.
Park Kultury (Парк культу́ры) is a Moscow Metro station in the Khamovniki District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Park Kultury (Парк Культу́ры, Park of Culture) is a Moscow Metro station in the Khamovniki District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Park Pobedy (Парк Победы – Victory Park) is a station of the Moscow Metro in the city's Dorogomilovo District.
Partizanskaya (p), known until 2005 as Izmailovsky Park (Измайловский парк), is a station on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Pechatniki (Печатники) is a station of the Moscow Metro's Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya Line.
Pervomayskaya (Первомайская - may 1st) was a temporary station on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro in use between 1954 and 1961.
Petrovsky Park (Петровский парк) is a station on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya and Kalininsko–Solntsevskaya lines of the Moscow Metro.
Pionerskaya (Пионе́рская) is a Moscow Metro station in the Fili-Davydkovo District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Ploshchad Revolyutsii (Пло́щадь Револю́ции) is one of the most famous stations of the Moscow Metro, in the Tverskoy District of central Moscow.
Polyanka (Полянка) is a Moscow Metro station in the Yakimanka District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
Prazhskaya (Пражская) is a station on the Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Prospekt Mira (Проспект Мира) is a station on the Kaluzhsko–Rizhskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Pyatnitskoye Shosse (Пя́тницкое шоссе́) is a Moscow Metro station in the Mitino District, North-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
The pylon station is a type of deep underground subway station.
Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.
A railway platform is an area – normally paved or otherwise prepared for pedestrian use, and often raised to a greater or lesser degree – provided alongside one or more of the tracks at a railway or metro station for use by passengers awaiting, boarding, or alighting from trains.
Ramenki (Раменки) is a station on the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
Rechnoy Vokzal (Речной вокзал, River Terminal) is a station on the Zamoskvoretskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Redenomination is the process of changing the face value of banknotes or coins used in circulating currency.
Reutov (Ре́утов) is a town in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located east of Moscow.
Romanization of Russian is the process of transliterating the Russian language from the Cyrillic script into the Latin script.
Rosbank (Russian: Росбанк) is a Russian universal bank whose majority shareholder is the international financial group Société Générale.
The ruble or rouble (p) is or was a currency unit of a number of countries in Eastern Europe closely associated with the economy of Russia.
Rubtsovskaya (Рубцовская) is a future station on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Russia (rɐˈsʲijə), officially the Russian Federation (p), is a country in Eurasia. At, Russia is the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with over 144 million people as of December 2017, excluding Crimea. About 77% of the population live in the western, European part of the country. Russia's capital Moscow is one of the largest cities in the world; other major cities include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Extending across the entirety of Northern Asia and much of Eastern Europe, Russia spans eleven time zones and incorporates a wide range of environments and landforms. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (both with Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea. It shares maritime borders with Japan by the Sea of Okhotsk and the U.S. state of Alaska across the Bering Strait. The East Slavs emerged as a recognizable group in Europe between the 3rd and 8th centuries AD. Founded and ruled by a Varangian warrior elite and their descendants, the medieval state of Rus arose in the 9th century. In 988 it adopted Orthodox Christianity from the Byzantine Empire, beginning the synthesis of Byzantine and Slavic cultures that defined Russian culture for the next millennium. Rus' ultimately disintegrated into a number of smaller states; most of the Rus' lands were overrun by the Mongol invasion and became tributaries of the nomadic Golden Horde in the 13th century. The Grand Duchy of Moscow gradually reunified the surrounding Russian principalities, achieved independence from the Golden Horde. By the 18th century, the nation had greatly expanded through conquest, annexation, and exploration to become the Russian Empire, which was the third largest empire in history, stretching from Poland on the west to Alaska on the east. Following the Russian Revolution, the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic became the largest and leading constituent of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the world's first constitutionally socialist state. The Soviet Union played a decisive role in the Allied victory in World War II, and emerged as a recognized superpower and rival to the United States during the Cold War. The Soviet era saw some of the most significant technological achievements of the 20th century, including the world's first human-made satellite and the launching of the first humans in space. By the end of 1990, the Soviet Union had the world's second largest economy, largest standing military in the world and the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, twelve independent republics emerged from the USSR: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Baltic states regained independence: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania; the Russian SFSR reconstituted itself as the Russian Federation and is recognized as the continuing legal personality and a successor of the Soviet Union. It is governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. The Russian economy ranks as the twelfth largest by nominal GDP and sixth largest by purchasing power parity in 2015. Russia's extensive mineral and energy resources are the largest such reserves in the world, making it one of the leading producers of oil and natural gas globally. The country is one of the five recognized nuclear weapons states and possesses the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Russia is a great power as well as a regional power and has been characterised as a potential superpower. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and an active global partner of ASEAN, as well as a member of the G20, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the Council of Europe, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as being the leading member of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), along with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
The Russian Civil War (Grazhdanskaya voyna v Rossiyi; November 1917 – October 1922) was a multi-party war in the former Russian Empire immediately after the Russian Revolutions of 1917, as many factions vied to determine Russia's political future.
The Russian Empire (Российская Империя) or Russia was an empire that existed across Eurasia and North America from 1721, following the end of the Great Northern War, until the Republic was proclaimed by the Provisional Government that took power after the February Revolution of 1917.
The Nihilist movement was a Russian movement in the 1860s which rejected all authorities.
JSC Russian Railways (JSC RZhD; ОАО «Российские железные дороги» (ОАО «РЖД») tr. OAO Rossiyskie zheleznye dorogi (OAO RZhD)) is a Russian fully state-owned vertically integrated company, both managing infrastructure and operating freight and passenger train services.
The Russian ruble or rouble (рубль rublʹ, plural: рубли́ rubli; sign: ₽, руб; code: RUB) is the currency of the Russian Federation, the two partially recognized republics of Abkhazia and South Ossetia and the two unrecognized republics of Donetsk and Luhansk.
The Russian State Library (Российская государственная библиотека) is the national library of Russia, located in Moscow.
Salaryevo (Саларьево) is a Moscow Metro station on the Sokolnicheskaya line.
Savyolovskaya (Савёловская), alternatively transliterated Savelovskaya, is a station on Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Seligerskaya (Селигерская) is a station on the Lyublinsko–Dmitrovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Serpukhovskaya (Серпуховска́я) is a Moscow Metro station in the Zamoskvorechye District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
The Serpukhovsko–Timiryazevskaya line (Line 9), sometimes colloquially referred to as Grey Line (серая линия), is a line of the Moscow Metro.
Severny District, Moscow (Се́верный райо́н) is an administrative district (raion) of North-Eastern Administrative Okrug, and one of the 125 raions of Moscow, Russia.
14th Street station of the New York City Subway Avtovo station of the Saint Petersburg Metro The shallow column station is a type of construction of subway stations, with the distinguishing feature being an abundance of supplementary supports for the underground cavity.
The single-vault deep underground station is a type of subway station.
Slavyansky Bulvar (Славянский бульвар) is a Moscow Metro station in the Fili-Davydkovo District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
A smart card, chip card, or integrated circuit card (ICC), is any pocket-sized card that has embedded integrated circuits.
Smolenskaya (Смоленская) is a station on the Filyovskaya line of the Moscow Metro.
Smolensky Metro Bridge (Смоленский метромост, Metromost) is a steel arch bridge that spans Moskva River in Dorogomilovo District of Moscow, Russia.
Socialist realism is a style of idealized realistic art that was developed in the Soviet Union and was imposed as the official style in that country between 1932 and 1988, as well as in other socialist countries after World War II.
Sokol (Со́кол, Falcon) is a Moscow Metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line.
The Sokolnicheskaya line (Соко́льническая ли́ния) (Line 1; Red Line) is a line of the Moscow Metro.
Sokolniki (Соко́льники) is a Moscow Metro station in the Sokolniki District, Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Solntsevo is a station currently being constructed on the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
Solntsevo District (райо́н Со́лнцево) is a district of Western Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia.
The Soviet ruble (рубль; see below for other languages of the USSR) was the currency of the Soviet Union.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
Spartak (Спартак), previously named Volokolamskaya (Волоколамская), is a station on the Moscow Metro's Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya line, under the former Tushino airfield.
The spoke-hub distribution paradigm is a form of transport topology optimization in which traffic routes are organized as a series of 'spokes' that connect outlying points to a central 'hub.' Simple forms of this distribution/connection model may be contrasted with point-to-point transit systems in which each point has a direct route to every other point, and which was the principal method of transporting passengers and freight until the 1970s.
Sportivnaya (Спорти́вная) is a Moscow Metro station on the Sokolnicheskaya line.
In strength training and fitness, the squat is a compound, full body exercise that trains primarily the muscles of the thighs, hips and buttocks, quadriceps femoris muscle (vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, vastus intermedius and rectus femoris), hamstrings, as well as strengthening the bones, ligaments and insertion of the tendons throughout the lower body.
Sretensky Bulvar (Сре́тенский бульва́р) is a Moscow Metro station in the Meshchansky District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Stalinism is the means of governing and related policies implemented from the 1920s to 1953 by Joseph Stalin (1878–1953).
A state-owned enterprise (SOE) is a business enterprise where the state has significant control through full, majority, or significant minority ownership.
Steel is an alloy of iron and carbon and other elements.
Stolbovo (Столбово) is a future Moscow Metro station on the Sokolnicheskaya line that is under construction.
Strogino (Строгино́) is a Moscow Metro station in the Strogino District, North-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
Studencheskaya (Студенческая) is a Moscow Metro station in the Dorogomilovo District, Moscow, Russia.
A subscriber identity module or subscriber identification module (SIM), widely known as a SIM card, is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used to identify and authenticate subscribers on mobile telephony devices (such as mobile phones and computers).
A suicide attack is any violent attack in which the attacker expects their own death as a direct result of the method used to harm, damage or destroy the target.
Suvorovskaya (Суворовская) was a planned station on the Koltsevaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
The Tagansko–Krasnopresnenskaya line (formerly Zhdanovsko-Krasnopresnenskaya, Ждановско-Краснопресненская) (Line 7) is the busiest line of the Moscow Metro.
Teatralnaya (Театра́льная, Theater) is an underground metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya line of the Moscow Metro, named for the nearby Teatralnaya Square, the location of numerous theaters, including the famed Bolshoi Theatre.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track.
The Moscow tramway network, which is divided into two sub-networks, is a key element of the public transport system in Moscow, the capital city of Russia.
Tretyakovskaya (Третьяко́вская) is a station complex of Moscow Metro located in the Zamoskvorechye District, Central Administrative Okrug.
The Troika card (Тройка, Troika) is a contactless reusable card designed to pay for public transport in Moscow.
Troparyovo (Тропарёво) a station on the south-western part of the Moscow Metro's Sokolnicheskaya Line.
Trubnaya (Тру́бная) is a Moscow Metro station in the Tverskoy District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
A tunnel is an underground passageway, dug through the surrounding soil/earth/rock and enclosed except for entrance and exit, commonly at each end.
A tunnel boring machine (TBM), also known as a "mole", is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil and rock strata.
A turnstile, also called a baffle gate or turnstyle, is a form of gate which allows one person to pass at a time.
VDNKh (ВДНХ) is a Moscow Metro station in Ostankinsky District, North-Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia.
In subterranean civil engineering, ventilation shafts, also known as airshafts or vent shafts, are vertical passages used in mines and tunnels to move fresh air underground, and to remove stale air.
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by the alias Lenin (22 April 1870According to the new style calendar (modern Gregorian), Lenin was born on 22 April 1870. According to the old style (Old Julian) calendar used in the Russian Empire at the time, it was 10 April 1870. Russia converted from the old to the new style calendar in 1918, under Lenin's administration. – 21 January 1924), was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist.
Volokolamskaya (Волоколамская) is a Moscow Metro station in Mitino District, North-Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow.
The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.
Vorobyovy Gory (Воробьёвы го́ры, lit. Sparrow Hills) is a Moscow Metro station.
Voykovskaya (Во́йковская) is a Moscow Metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line.
Vystavochnaya (Выставочная) is a station on the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The Zamoskvoretskaya line (Замоскворе́цкая ли́ния), formerly Gorkovsko–Zamoskvoretskaya (Го́рьковско-Замоскворе́цкая) (Line 2), is a line of the Moscow Metro.
Zhulebino (Жулебино) is an eastern terminus on Moscow Metro's Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya Line.
On 25 May 2005 to 3 August 2005, Moscow's ten-week-long in was a power supplies were the centre of a major incident, restored 3 August 2005, which resulted in the supply being outed for several hours in many of City of Moscow districts, as well as Moscow, Tula, Kaluga and Ryazan provinces.
The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXII Olympic Winter Games (Les XXIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver) (r) and commonly known as Sochi 2014, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held from 7 to 23 February 2014 in Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia, with opening rounds in certain events held on the eve of the opening ceremony, 6 February 2014.
Railways with a railway track gauge of were first constructed in the United Kingdom and the United States.
81-720/721 (Yauza, Яуза), is a subway car model used by the Moscow Metro.
81-740/741 (Rusich, Русич), is a type of rolling stock specially designed for running under the harsh winter climate of outdoor Moscow.
81-760/761 (Oka, Ока́) is a model of subway car used on the Moscow Metro and the Baku Metro.
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