GEO POLITICS

Russia sold this state to USA and now it worths Billions

By THEFRESHBYTES

Surprising to believe?

This seems pretty hard to believe for this generation. Russia is fighting a war right now with Ukraine stating USA as the reason. 

story of 1867

This story dated, March 30, 1867, when USA agreed to purchase Russian land for $7.8m

the treaty of russia

This agreement 'The Treaty of Russia' is negotiated and signed by Secretary of State William Seward and Russian Minister Edouard de Stoeckl

Alaska we are talking about

Yes, Alaska was purchased from Russia for mere worth. Since Alaska is geographically hard to survive with extreme weather conditions, Russia had to sell it to USA.

alaska now..

Contributes to the US economy worth billions of dollars. Most of it comes from the Oil and gas reserves.

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