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Culture | Visit | Videos  | 27.01.22

Russian President Honoured Memory of Leningrad Siege Victims [Video]

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Piskarevskoye Memorial Cemetery in St. Petersburg and paid tribute to the memory of residents and defenders of Leningrad, the siege of which ended exactly 78 years ago.    As specified, about half a million residents and defenders of Leningrad are buried at the Piskarevskoye cemetery, which is the largest

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 15.12.21

Today Russians Honour Memory of Journalists Killed in Line of Duty

Today, on December 15, Russians have the Remembrance Day of Journalists Killed in the Line of Duty. This memorable date was officially established in 1991 on the initiative of the Russian Union of Journalists, when, covering the events in Yugoslavia, journalists Viktor Nogin and Gennady Kurennoy, gave their lives to show the truth to the

Business | Technology  | 26.11.21

Rostec Developed Self-Destructing Flash Drive

Technodinamika Holding of Rostec State Corporation has developed a flash drive that eliminates information at one touch of a button. Unlike existing analogues, the device is safe for a user, since when the electric detonator is triggered, the integrity of its body is not violated, and the data stored on the flash drive is destroyed

Recommended | Culture | Insight | Events | Omsk  | 11.08.21

Victory Train Has Arrived in Omsk

On August 9, the ‘Victory Train’ mobile museum arrived at the Omsk railway station. In eight carriages of the train, expositions on the theme of the Great Patriotic War reflecting different periods of the 40s are presented, om1 reports.   It is noted that all the tickets for the expositions in Omsk were sold immediately, in

Recommended | Culture | Visit  | 23.06.21

Over Half Russians Honour Second World War Victims Memory

On the Day of Memory and Sorrow which was yesterday, on June 22, more than half of Russians in one way or another were going to honour the memory of the victims of the Great Patriotic War, according to experts from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM).    On the Day of Memory and

Recommended | Culture | Events | Visit  | 22.06.21

Germans Admired Putin’s Article for Die Zeit

The article “Being Open Despite the Past” by Russian President, Vladimir Putin, was published today, on the Day of Memory and Sorrow, in the German online newspaper Die Zeit to coincide with the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War.   In the article, Putin stressed that Russia is open to honest and

Moscow | Culture | Events | Visit  | 22.06.21

Memory Line: Moscow Lit 1,418 Candles in Memory of War Heroes

The annual action dedicated to the beginning of the Great Patriotic War is being held today in Russia in honour of the Day of Memory and Sorrow. Thus, country residents pay tribute to their ancestors who fell in the battles for the Fatherland. The selected number of candles (1,418) symbolizes the number of days of

Culture | Insight | Around Russia  | 13.05.21

Russians Planted 20,000 Trees in Memory of Victory Heroes

The “Garden of Remembrance” international action gathered together Russians from different parts of the world who planted trees in memory of those killed during the Great Patriotic War, TASS reports.   As part of the “Garden of Remembrance” campaign about 20 thousand trees were planted only on May 9 and more than 20 million have already

Recommended | Culture | Visit | Videos  | 12.05.21

Russian Children Sang Manifesto Song Against War [Video]

Children from more than 20 regions of Russia took part in the filming of a music video in which they sang the song-manifesto of the young generation against the war “Stork on the Roof” (“Peace on Earth”/”World Without War”), TASS reports.    It is specified that schoolchildren aged 10 to 17 years old from Moscow,