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Photo credit: D. Grishkin / Press Service of the Mayor and Government of Moscow / (CC BY 4.0) The memory of Soviet soldiers who died during World War II will be immortalized in Croatia, TASS reports. The memorial will be installed in the Shtrigov community, located in the north of...

23.09.2021 Subject: History

Photo credit: Soviet soldiers are fighting on the outskirts of Stalingrad. Summer 1942 / (Public domain) The Stalingrad 1942-1943 exhibition has kicked off in Beijing, TASS reports. It is dedicated to the history of the Battle of Stalingrad, which became a turning point...

03.09.2021 Subject: History

Photo credit: (CC BY 4.0) Russian diplomats in the United States brought flowers to a memorial erected in honor of Russian sailors, the Russian-speaking diaspora in Switzerland writes on its Facebook page. The memorial ceremony took place in San Francisco....

16.08.2021 Subject: History

Photo credit. (CC BY 4.0) More than 100 digital copies of documents, photographs, maps and other rarities from the funds of the Moscow Victory Museum have become exhibits of the Second Front exhibition, which opened at the International Research Center of World War II in Maribor, Slovenia. The center is located in...

30.07.2021 Subject: History

Photo credit: pooh49star / The installation of a monument to Peter the Great on the Place Saint-Remy in Reims for the 350th anniversary of the Russian emperor, which will be celebrated next year, has become one of the main topics of discussion between the management of the...

15.07.2021 Subject: History

Photo credit: Georges Rouget / (Public domain) The remains of Napoleon's comrade-in-arms, General Gudin, were sent to Paris from the Moscow airport Vnukovo-3, RIA Novosti reports. The ceremony took place on Tuesday, July 13. Gudin's ashes will be buried at...

13.07.2021 Subject: History


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U.S. Republican senators have uncovered a secret Soviet agent sent to the United States back in 1991 to undermine the banking system there. This is the conclusion that can be drawn from the media buzz. It followed the Senate Banking Committee’s questioning of Professor Saule Omarova, Joe Biden's nominee for the top position in the U.S. Government Accountability Office, last week.
The Linguistics Forum 2021: Language Policy and Language Preservation was held at the Institute of Linguistic Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. How to preserve Russia's linguistic diversity amid the global decline in the number of languages? Director of the Institute of Linguistic Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences and linguist Andrej Kibrik has the answer.
Sergei Agadzhanyan, a man of muscle from outer Moscow, has been nicknamed the Russian Hulk for a series of world records in towing multi-ton machinery. In order to amaze the audience, the Russian man does not need trick effects, huge budgets, and special devices - he simply moves trains, planes, trucks, and motor ships, blowing rubber hot-water bags to rupture along the way.
The head of The Soviet War Cemetery Foundation from the Netherlands Remco Reiding has been taken care of the war memorial near Leusden and Amersfoort for more than twenty-five years. There are 865 Soviet prisoners of war and victims of Nazi concentration camps buried in the Rusthof Memorial Cemetery. More than 700 of them are still considered to be missing.
The biker movement emerged in the mid-20th century in Western countries. Its members sometimes interpreted the laws and rules quite freely. To this day, columns of motorcyclists in leather jackets cause puzzlement among police, drivers, and pedestrians. Russian-speaking bikers who open clubs and join associations in different countries around the world make efforts to change this attitude toward people on motorcycles. They take care of the Soviet soldiers graves, hold motorcycle rallies to commemorate war memorials, and help the authorities in keeping order.