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Russian students win two golden and two silver medals at the International Chemistry Olympiad

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Russian students win two golden and two silver medals at the International Chemistry Olympiad


14.07.2017

Kirill Kozlov, Ekaterina Zhigileva, Aleksandr Zhigalin, Ruslan KotlyarovAleksandr Zhigalin from Moscow Pirogovskaya School has become an absolute winner of the International Chemistry Olympiad in Thailand, TASS reports. There were four school students from Moscow, Tyumen and Kazan, and all of them received awards.

Another gold medal was granted to Ruslan Kotlyarov from Lyceum #131 in Kazan. Silver went to Gimnazia of Tyumen State University student Ekaterina Zhigileva and Kirill Kozlov from Moscow school #192.

Education minister Olga Vasilieva has congratulated the winners. She has stressed that all Russian participants come home with awards, which demonstrate the high level of Russian education. The minister has wished them success in their future scientific endeavors.

As we informed earlier, International general education subjects Olympiads' season has started in July. There are more than 80 countries participating in each Olympiad.

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