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Panoramic photo by Mikhail Nagaitsev EXPERT Taken 09:34, 05/06/2011 - Views loading...

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Fish day

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Fish day (Ufa) on White nights in Perm

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    Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.

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