The history of the Amur Oblast
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- Russians fear Chinese takeover
- BBC News Online, Thursday 12 April 2001. Large numbers of
Chinese are crossing the border to trade, over a thousand a
day according to local officials, and many of them are
staying to live and work. The Russian majority are now
feeling threatened by the new wave of immigrants.
- Far East teachers protest over
- Gateway to Russia, 27 November 2003. Amur
Region teachers have started mass protests over delays in
payment of salaries. Over 1,000 people are taking part in
the protest action.