When most people think of Russia, they may still think within the Cold War mentality that Russia must be an enemy. Yet when you realize that Russians like cats too, you’ll realize that cats are universally adored by people of all nationalities. The real threat to world peace aren’t specific countries but people who don’t like cats.

In case you want to learn how to speak Russian as it relates to cats, you can. Koshka is the Russian word for cat, although there doesn’t seem to be any Russian translations for phrases like “Get that cat off my keyboard” or “Where did that cat hide my socks?”

To learn how to speak Russian words involving cats, click here.