Ussuriysky island at winter. Khabarovsk
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Ussuriysky island at winter. Khabarovsk

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A: In the winter village Ussuriysk

by Ganin Alexandr, 970 meters away

In the winter village Ussuriysk

C: Stadium Construction

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.6 km away

Stadium Construction

D: Khabarovsk district Stroitelj

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.7 km away

Khabarovsk district Stroitelj

E: Near the new arena for hockey with a ball

by Arseny Dugin, 1.7 km away

Панорама, сделанная рядом со стоящимся центром для хоккея с мячом "Ерофей".

Near the new arena for hockey with a ball

F: Flegontova-2010

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.7 km away

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G: Dam-on-the-Amur-River-in-Khabarovsk

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.8 km away

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Dam-on-the-Amur-River-in-Khabarovsk

H: Khabarovsk district stroitelj

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.8 km away

Khabarovsk district stroitelj

I: Erofei-Arena

by Mikhail Muryy, 1.8 km away

Панорама строящейся арены для хоккея с мячом. Вид с высоты птичьего полёта сделан при помощи камеры, ...

Erofei-Arena

This panorama was taken in Asia

This is an overview of Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.

Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?

China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.

Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

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