Nizhny Novgorod House of Legislative Assembly in the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, 2007 During the Soviet period, the high authority in the oblast was shared between three persons: the first secretary of the Nizhny Novgorod (then Gorki) CPSU Committee (who in reality had the greatest authority); the chairman of the oblast Soviet (legislative power); and the chairman of the oblast Executive Committee (executive power).
Victory Park One of the main sights in the west of Moscow is Victory Park (Park Pobedy) which is located on what is known as Poklonnaya Gora (Submission Hill) as historically this was where guests coming to Moscow from the West were expected to bow down (poklonitsya) and pay homage.
Novouralsk (Russian: Новоура́льск, lit. new town in the Urals) is a closed town in Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia, located on the eastern side of the Ural Mountains, about 70 kilometers (43 mi) north of Yekaterinburg, the administrative center of the oblast.
Novoural'sk is a city found in Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia. It is located 57.24 latitude and 60.08 longitude and it is situated at elevation 299 meters above sea level. Novoural'sk has a population of 93,849 making it the 6th biggest city in Sverdlovsk Oblast.