Across three oceans under the tricolor 16.02.2020Igor Zaretsky, the legend of Russian and world yachting has celebrated birthdays and anniversaries in the open ocean time and again. The yachtsman from Yaroslavl admits that he may celebrate his 70th birthday in the Golden Globe Race, a single-handed round-the-world regatta. A year and a half ago, Zaretsky became the only Russian participant of the famous race, which was followed by the whole world. The tricolor has been flying over the yacht of the native of Yaroslavl in all oceans, except the Arctic one.
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Participants of Solidarity with Russia Forum adopt final resolution
The participants of Global Forum Solidarity with Russia, held in Moscow on 28-29 August adopted a final resolution. Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Chairman of the Management Board of the Russkiy Mir Foundation Vyacheslav Nikonov finds the document a momentous basis to be used by federal executive governmental bodies performing legislative functions and urged his colleagues, deputies of the State Duma, to consider it as an electoral mandate.
The Forum participants urge Russian citizens living abroad to take an active part in the State Duma election of the 7th convocation scheduled for 18 September, 2016. They express their support to the Russia’s national policy aimed at ”the defense of rights and legitimate interests of Russian citizens living abroad and its contribution to the consolidation of the Russian world”. The document also deals with the support of Russian state and public institutions focusing on the promotion of the Russian language abroad and popularization of Russian culture, science and history.