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Photo credit: Angus Forbes / Courtesy of Anna Belorusova A monument to Soviet pilots was erected in the Scottish city of Errol, TASS reports. It commemorates the pilots from the Moscow Special Purpose Air Group (MSPAG), who were stationed in Scotland during the Second World...

12.11.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: The memory of the Soviet partisan was immortalized in Caldiero (Italy), according to the Rossotrudnichestvo website. In a place located in the north of the country, there is a monument in honor of Vladimir Tulisko. The Nazis killed him near Verona. The life of...

21.10.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: official Facebook page of the Bremen Peace Forum Several hundred tombstones on the graves of Soviet citizens who died in Germany during World War II were cleared of dirt by representatives of the German-Russian Association of Bremen. The action took place at the Osterholz...

02.10.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: Stephen Cohen, an American historian and specialist in Russia, has passed away, Vesti.Ru reports. He died in New York at the age of 81. According to the wife of the scientist Katrina van den Heuvel, the cause of death was cancer. ...

21.09.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: the press service of the Victory Museum An exhibition dedicated to the partisan movement on the territory of the Soviet Union during the Great Patriotic War began work at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Bratislava. The exposition includes about 50 exhibits...

07.09.2020 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.
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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.
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