Area: 17 million square km
Population: 144 mln.
President: Vladimir Putin
National symbols of the Russian Federation
The National Flag of the Russian Federation is an official state symbol, whose description is established by law. It is a symbol of the sovereignty of the state.
The National Flag of the Russian Federation is a rectangular cloth of three equal horizontal stripes: the uppermost is white, the middle is blue and the bottom is red. The proportion of the flag's width to its length is 2:3.
The State Seal of the Russian Federation is an official state symbol and the state's official emblem.
The double-headed eagle has regained its status as the centerpiece of Russia's state seal, testifying to the continuity of Russian history.
The State Seal of the Russian Federation is a rectangular red heraldic shield. At the bottom, it has rounded corners and a pointed middle. The shield is adorned with a golden double-headed eagle spreading its wings upward. The eagle is crowned with two small crowns and, above them, a large crown, all three joined together by a ribbon.
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