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A poetry evening is organized by Russian Center of Science and Culture for this date. Argentinian winners of the Read Pushkin project participated in the event. They read passages from his poem Ruslan and Lyudmila and The Tale about Tsar Saltan. Students of Russian language training courses, working at the...

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Pushkin poems were recited on Pushkin street located in Tel Aviv, Israel. Poetry celebration was devoted to the symbol of Russian culture, Alexander Pushkin, and to the Russian Literature Day. Rossotrudnichestvo members and our compatriots were present at the event that was conducted by Russian Cultural Center and Union of Russian-Language Writers of Israel. ...

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A contest of Russian language, Russian culture and Russian studies took place in State Zheng Zhi University with support of the Russian Center to mark the Russian Language Day on June 2, 2017. Teams of students studying Russian in Taiwanese universities as well as people interested in Russian language, Russian culture and history of our country participated in the contest. The contest had two...

02.06.2017 Subject: Science

The fifth contest of Russian language experts started in China, IA Baikal Media reports. Leading topic this year is Language as a connection with the Silk Road. Applicants should direct their requests for participation until 20th of July. Among organizers are Russian Embassy in Shenyang, Heilongjiang University...

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Representatives of Russian expat community in Germany held a meeting with Chancellor of Germany on May 17 in Berlin, TASS informs. Angela Merkel has never met Russian natives before; despite there are almost 2,5 million of them residing in Germany. The government considers it is a...

18.05.2017 Subject: Culture

The press secretary of Rossotrudnichestvo in Cairo Irina Izotova advised to the Russkiy Mir Foundation that The Day of Russian Culture was held in the oldest university of Egypt. A photography exhibition devoted to the most picturesque corners of Russia was opened at the philological department. Craftwork items such as Khokhloma...

28.04.2017 Subject: History

University of Debrecen is one of the leading universities in Hungary. It was founded in 1538. More than thirty thousand students study there and there are more than 1800 professors. Despite the threat of termination of all the Russian language learning programmes in the 90ies, the university administration managed to defend this direction of studying, so currently about two hundred students of the Humanitarian department learn...

27.04.2017 Subject: History

Monument in honor of the Great Russian poet Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin appeared in the Egyptian capital, as per RIA Novosti. The gala opening ceremony took place today, on April 20. Russian Ambassador to Egypt Sergei Kirpichenko, the city head, public activists and local population were present at the ceremony. The bust of Pushkin decorated the...

21.04.2017 Subject: Culture

International conference Az_and_Ya: Eastern Look. Russian language in the children’s multilanguage context in the Asian-Pacific Region has started in Bangkok, Thailand. More than sixty school directors, teachers and specialists from 19 countries are among conference delegates. Russian Ambassador to Thailand K. M. Barsky welcomed all participants. The...

19.04.2017 Subject: Science

First Russian Center opened in Tehran, the Islamic Republic of Iran on April 16. Russkiy Mir Foundation created this center based on the foreign languages department of the Tehran University. Executive Director of the Russkiy Mir Foundation and Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education Vyacheslav Nikonov took part in the opening ceremony. ...

17.04.2017 Subject: History

European Broadcasting Union criticized the decision of Ukrainian authorities to ban Russian signer Yulia Samoylova from participation in Eurovision song contest, as per TASS Union representative David Goodman has regretfully said that despite they tried to make the Ukrainian Security Service allow all earlier announced countries’...

14.04.2017 Subject: Religion

The first stage of Four Seasons. Spring. Swan Lake International music project took place in Ukraine supported by Russkiy Mir Foundation from the 6th to 9th of April. The winners of International festival contest Mellow Season 2016 – teachers from secondary and music schools and university professors participated in this project. Organizers of the project tried to turn...

13.04.2017 Subject: European Russian Forum

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov claimed that further missile attacks of U.S. targeted at Syria airbase are unacceptable calling such U.S. actions illegal. Lavrov made these statements in the course of talks with the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, as per RIA Novosti. “We believe that it is absolutely essential to avoid repetition of such risks...

12.04.2017 Subject: Religion

The Imperial Orthodox Palestinian Society has made a decision to deliver the Holy Fire to the capital of Great Britain and the Orthodox perishes of the country, RIA Novosti informs. The Youth Section Leader of the Society Maria Korovina has remarked that earlier the Holy Fire has never been delivered to London. She is sure that orthodox...

12.04.2017 Subject: Russian Language in China

A farewell ceremony was served for the late Soviet and Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenkoin Moscow’s Central House of Literature, as per RIA Novosti. It should be reminded that Yevgeny Yevtushenko passed away in U.S. A memorial ceremony for the celebrated poet was held in...

11.04.2017 Subject: Miscellaneous


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