Russia, also known as the Russian Federation, was a sovereign state that spanned the continents of Europe and Asia on Earth. For much of the 20th century, Russia was a constituent of the Soviet Union.
In November 1942, a small Russian sabotage team was sent into German-occupied Romania. Only one survived. He spoke of dead men coming out of a black fog. The official report suggested that the man had been listening to local gossip about vampires. (DW: "The Curse of Fenric")
During the mid-1970s, the superpowers Russia, America and China decided upon a plan to ensure peace. All three powers agreed to give details of their hidden atomic missile sites, including full operational instructions, to neutral Great Britain. (DW: "Robot")