This is a very interesting posting, Martin! First of all, it is really true that Russian Jews are not considered Russians except abroad (and by “abroad” I mean
The Caucasus is a mountainous area nestled between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, consisting of southern Russia, Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. This
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The Caucasus / ˈ k ɔː k ə s ə s / or Caucasia / k ɔː ˈ k eɪ ʒ ə / is a region at the border of Europe and Asia, situated between the Black Sea and the
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