10 Crazy Facts About Russia [Infographic]

Back in 1939, Winston Churchill famously remarked that Russia was “a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.”

For most people, his words ring true to this day.


Although Russia is the largest country in the world and has the eighth-largest GDP, little is widely known about the nation and its culture.

To help you out with that, we’ve put together a handy little infographic with 10 of the craziest facts about the Russian language, culture, and politics.

But if that’s not nearly enough crazy facts about Russia for you, you can also check out…

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