Originally Posted by avk47
I'm Russian and don't really consider Alakhverdiev Russian tbh.. I'm sure he'd refer himself as from Dagestan, or at least thats how the guys from there I've come across comnsider themselves.
I was noting the irony of Brits and Yanks abandoning their religion and all of a sudden becoming Tribalists when it pertains to Eurasia. I do find it more practical to call Provodnikov Russian than referring to him as a Mansi from the Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug.