The Micronational Professional Registry (MPR), in view of the wonderful efforts of Russian journalist Andrey Yashlavsky to educate Russian readers of Moskovsky Komsomolets about US-based independence/secessionist movements, and about the Republic of Texas and Independent Long Island nations specifically, both MPR members;
In view of Andrey Yashlavsky’s efforts to export Fourth and Fifth World vocabulary to the Russian language, especially the term matriotic (матриотические);
Was compelled to finally give the nation of Russia de facto recognition.
Today Russia became MPR member 000311. MPR members are not obliged to recognise all nations recognised, but Independent Long Island and the United Micronations Multi-Oceanic Archipelago automatically give de facto recognition of any MPR member nation.