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White Sea surrounded by Russia

Posted on : 10 Jan 2020

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  • The whole of the White Sea is under Russian sovereignty and considered to be part of the internal waters of Russia.
  • The major port of Arkhangelsk of Russia is located on the White Sea.
  • For much of Russia's history this was Russia's main centre of international maritime trade, conducted by the Pomors ("seaside settlers") from Kholmogory.
  • In the modern era it became an important Soviet naval and submarine base. The White Sea–Baltic Canal connects the White Sea with the Baltic Sea.

Article Related Questions

White Sea recently seen in news is surrounded by which of the following countries?
1.Russia
2.Norway
3.Finland
4.Sweden
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1.1 only

2.1 and 2 only

3.2 and 3 only

4.1 and 4 only

Right Ans : 1 only

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