|According to the 2016 Global Peace Index, Russia is at the end of the list of the most peaceful and safest countries (152th out of 162). Russia is the third most militarized countries in the world, only slightly behind Israel and North Korea, the United States is in fourth place.||Russian national football team is the second "oldest" team participating in UEFA EURO 2016 after Ireland. The average age of the players is 28.8 years. England and Germany have the "youngest" teams in the tournament (25.4 years).||In 2015, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization, tourists from Russia spent 35 billion USD during holidays abroad, about 30% less than in 2014. Russians are on the sixth place in the world on this indicator.||In 1990-2015, according to the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, the area of vineyards in the country decreased from 212.2 to 85.1 thousand hectares, the grape harvest decreased from 922.8 to 457.2 thousand tons. In the first quarter of 2016, wine prices rose by 10-15%.||April 28, 2016, the first historic launch of the space rocket was carried out from the new Russian cosmodrome "Vostochny" located in the Amur region in the Far East. The carrier rocket "Soyuz 2.1a" successfully launched three satellites into orbit.||More notes from Russia »|
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