Jewish Autonomous Oblast
or Yevreyskaya geographical name autonomous oblast E Russia in Asia, bordering on the Amur capital Birobidzhan area 13,900 square miles (36,001 square kilometers)

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  • Jewish Autonomous Oblast — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Jewish Autonomous Oblast Country and Admin Code RU.89 RU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Jewish Autonomous Oblast — noun An Autonomous Oblast in the far East of Russia. Syn: Jewish Autonomous Region, JAR, Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast …   Wiktionary

  • Jews and Judaism in the Jewish Autonomous Oblast — The Jewish history of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast (JAO) began with the early settlements of 1928. Yiddish, along with Russian, is one of two official languages in the JAO. [ [http://www.eao.ru/eng Jewish Autonomous Region] government official… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Jewish Autonomous Oblast leaders — This List of Jewish Autonomous Oblast Leaders is an attempt to wikilink to some notable JAO leaders.Jewish Leadership in the 21st CenturyJews have historically played a role in the Jewish Autonomous Oblast s Jewish Community, historical narrative …   Wikipedia

  • Coat of arms of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast — The Coat of arms of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast the coat of arms for the Jewish Autonomous Oblast. [1] [2] The figure of the tiger is turned to the right toward a viewer that symbolizes an unusual history and original way of the JAO’s… …   Wikipedia

  • Flag of Jewish Autonomous Oblast — The Flag of Jewish Autonomous Oblast is the flag of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, which is situated in the Far Eastern Federal District of Russia. History The rainbow flag design was adopted during October 1996. [ [http://www.flags of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Oktyabrsky District, Jewish Autonomous Oblast — Oktyabrsky District (English) …   Wikipedia

  • Coat of arms of Jewish Autonomous Oblast — The Coat of arms of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast the coat of arms for the Jewish Autonomous Oblast. [http://vector images.com/heraldry.php?id=79] [http://heraldry.hobby.ru/eng/eng.eao.html] The figure of the tiger is turned to the right toward a… …   Wikipedia

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