Russia is a democratic federative law-governed state
The Russian Federation is made up of 89 constituent entities
Russia ranks ninth in the world in terms of population, with about 146 million people living in the country
Russia has the world’s largest reserves of mineral and energy resources and is considered one of the leading energy producers
The Russian Federation is a permanent member of the UN Security Council, G20, EAEU, CSTO, APEC, SCO, OSCE, WTO
In 2006, on the initiative of the Russian President Vladimir Putin, the BRICS global association was established as a platform for partnership among states on the principles of non-interference, equality, multipolar world order of financial relations and mutual benefit.