1. The land on the west is more extensive than that on the east .
2. There is the caspian sea on the south east side and black sea on the south therefore the water on the south east is balanced with that on the north east side .
Owning to this position the people of russia had to face untold difficulties during the reign of the czar and later on under the communist administration. It is also well known russia suffered a lot during the second world war . To sum up one should know that the influence of water is seen on the countries which are surrounded by it .