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Photo credit: The Keep Me, My Talisman concert will take place on Tuesday, August 25, in Rogaška Slatina (Slovenia). It will be included in the program of the festival of the same name. Every year it is held by the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo in...

25.08.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: the courtesy of Georgy Toloraya The best photographs of the 6th photo competition of the Russian Geographical Society (RGS) are presented at the exhibition, which began work in Thailand. An exposition of photographs capturing the beauty of nature and fauna of Russia was...

24.08.2020 Subject: Community

Dmitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60, titled Leningrad, dedicated to the feat of the defenders of the city during the Great Patriotic War, was performed on the stage of the ancient theater in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on the Day of the State Flag of Russia. The concert was attended by students, teachers and staff of the Russian Center of Plovdiv University. ...

24.08.2020 Subject: Community

Photo credit: Another country has decided to open its borders to Russians, RIA Novosti reports. Russia was included in the list of countries whose citizens will be able to enter Poland. Citizens of China, Singapore, Serbia, Gabon and some others will also be allowed to enter...

24.08.2020 Subject: Politics

Photo credit: pixabay Aeroflot has been named the world's strongest aviation brand. In the rating, compiled by the independent Brand Finance consulting company, the Russian company has surpassed the world's leading aviation giants, including Turkish Airlines, Emirates, Air Asia and...

21.08.2020 Subject: Community

Photo credit: Residents of Emden (Germany), representatives of the city administration, local parliamentarians and other interested persons visited the cemetery of Soviet prisoners of war. It is located in Tannenhausen, which is close to Emden, according to the Glas naroda...

21.08.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: The Post-Primary Languages ​​Ireland School of the Irish Department of Education will provide free Russian language classes for students in grades 5-6 in Galway and Limerick. The lessons will help schoolchildren prepare for the final...

21.08.2020 Subject: Array


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As the Russkiy Mir reported, residents of Papua New Guinea addressed the head of the Russian Orthodox Church with a collective petition to establish an Orthodox mission in their country. This proposal was put forward after Kirill Shrakbul, a priest and head of the ROC mission in Taiwan, had visited Papua New Guinea.
On September 1, millions of children in Russia went to school. And millions of their peers in Ukraine also went to schools. Everything seems to be the same: flowers, bows, well-dressed children, excited parents... And yet there is a difference and a very significant one: children in Russia go to schools to study in their native language. However, starting with this academic year, hundreds of thousands of Russian-speaking children no longer have this opportunity in Ukraine.
The opposition bloc won at the parliamentary elections held in Montenegro. Its position is considered pro-Serb and pro-Russian. Director of the Center for Contemporary Balkan Crisis Studies of the RAS Institute of Slavic Studies Dr. Elena Guskova believes that if the opposition succeeds in uniting efforts the country's foreign policy can seriously change.
The Russian school is usually criticized for endless reforms and the notorious unified national exam. However it provides a rather high-quality consistent classical education following legacy of the very Prussian gymnasium, which was the foundation for its predecessors, schools of the Russian Empire and the USSR, to grow upon. Thus, it is a potent soft power tool abroad. However, mere financial and licensing support to private Russian schools in other countries is insufficient for this soft power to be efficient.
75 years ago, the United States detonated nuclear weapons over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and four years later the Soviet Union got its atomic weapons. 75 years ago, the most horrendous and destructive military action in the history of mankind took place. US dropped nuclear bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.