The Poles are certainly Central European and are not really the same race as the Russians at all. The Russians are tougher
Lie expectancy: (females/males/avg)
Russians came from Mongolia and probably therefore have more in common with the Turks
You need to brush up your IndoEuropean history.
Russians did not come from Mongolia. Mongols came from Mongolia and Ruled Russians for 300 year.
That is why in 1945, Europe was saved by the Russians, almost single handedly.
Saved? Millions in Poland, Romania, Hungary, Estonia, Germany, Czechoslovakia etc, did not feel saved at all. As a matter of fact, in some of those countrie WW2 ended in 1989.