UOC calls on UN, OSCE and EU to prevent religious conflict escalation in Ukraine1
18.02.2019 Orthodox churches are seized with violations of the law; believers are threatened with pressure to move into a “new church.”
UOC calls on UN, OSCE and EU to prevent religious conflict escalation in Ukraine
Sergey Lavrov: While US keeps building iron curtain, new world being formed in East2
18.02.2019 Lavrov: European countries have been drawn into a confrontation with Russia.
Sergey Lavrov: While US keeps building iron curtain, new world being formed in East
10th European Days of Russian Books opened in Paris3
17.02.2019 Russian and French philologists and historians participate in the event.
10th European Days of Russian Books opened in Paris
Extensive Russian language program starts in France4
15.02.2019 Master classes, lectures, seminars led by major Russian specialists, teachers, philologists are held at various locations in Paris.
Extensive Russian language program starts in France
Representatives of 60 countries gathered at Investment Forum in Sochi5
14.02.2019 The forum brings together more than 3000 participants from 60 countries.
Representatives of 60 countries gathered at Investment Forum in Sochi
2600 international students from 64 countries study today at Tambov State University named after G. R. Derzhavin. The university also facilitates cooperation with more than one hundred universities in Asia, Africa, Europe and America. Professor Tatyana Osadchaya, the TSU Vice-Rector for International Relations and Work with Foreign Students, shares on what helps a regional university to develop the Russian education export program.
On the first day of February, an event dedicated to the world of Soviet children's books was held at the International Institute of Social History (Amsterdam). It was moderated by Ellen Rutten, a specialist in Slavic studies from the University of Amsterdam. Historians, illustrators and collectors of Soviet children's literature, as well as translators of Russian literature shared about the history of children's books, starting with the post-revolutionary times.
White stillness. These are the first words to come to mind when you stand at the top platform of the Salaspils memorial and look down at a huge snow-covered field where once camp barracks were located with gallows towering over them. Seven giant figures casted from coarse concrete and put onto the bare ground have been the only guards of the stillness for many years. This concentration camp was known as "white hell"…
This year marks the 220th anniversary of the Russian army under command of Alexander Suvorov crossing the Alps. The map with the route of the military operation, which became the part of world history and elevated Suvorov to the rank of genius commanders, can be found in textbooks, and not only the Russian ones. But the path of the Suvorov’s army in the mountains of Italy, Switzerland and Liechtenstein could be followed all over again only at the turn of the XIX and XX centuries.
Ten tourism projects were honored with Russian Federation Government Awards in 2018. The project owners received one million rubles each. The list included visitor centers, tourism facilities and complete clusters from various regions of Russia – from Sochi to Tver, from Karelia to Khabarovsk Krai.
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