Select language:

Russia Day celebrated upfront in Berlin

 / Главная / Russkiy Mir Foundation / News / Russia Day celebrated upfront in Berlin

Russia Day celebrated upfront in Berlin


In the lead-up to the Russia Day caretakers and children of Russian-German kindergarten Matryoshka participated in summer-like celebration. Community of

Russian Parents and Teachers of Berlin MITRA organised this event.

Kids made a musical show based on Russian folklore fairytales. After the program was finished guest and participants enjoyed traditional Russian treats.

It worth mentioning that MITRA initiated ten bilingual kindergartens in Berlin, Leipzig, Potsdam, Köln and also private German-Russian school n/a Lomonosov in Berlin.

Natalya Livshits, Berlin


Today, nearly 11 thousand Syrian schoolchildren study the Russian language. Instructors for these students are trained in the Russian Language Department of Damascus University, where our compatriot Svetlana Rodygin teaches. She also participated in the Russkiy Mir Foundation anniversary conference. In an interview, she tells us how things have worked out for Russian women who have found themselves in Syria during these difficult wartimes.
The Confederations Cup has begun in Russia. The first game was played in a new stadium in Saint Petersburg. “Welcome to Russia”—with these words Russian President Vladimir Putin ended his speech at the opening ceremony. A Russkiy Mir correspondent experienced firsthand the warmth with which Russia’s “Northern Capital” welcomed foreigners and football fans from all over Russia.