Mikhail Myagkov

Great October Socialist Revolution: 100 years later

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution of October 1917, when on 25-26 October (Old style) Red Guard forces under the leadership of Bolshevik commanders launched their final attack on the Provisional Government. …

Russians celebrate Day of Russia

Russia Day is one of the youngest national holidays. It was established by the country’s presidential decree of June 2, 1994. The Declaration of State Sovereignty of Russia was adopted June 12, 1990. Celebrations of the Russia Day …

Great Victory is common cause of all peoples of USSR

The preservation of the common historical memory of the peoples of the post-Soviet space about the Great Victory as the achievement of all nationalities of the USSR is of fundamental importance, the multinationality of Victory in the Great …

Russia celebrates Day of People's Unity

Russia is marking the Day of People's Unity today, dedicated to the liberation of Moscow from foreign intervention in 1612, when Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky formed consolidated militia and saved the …

Today is 72nd anniversary of Leningrad blockade lift

Russia is marking the 72nd anniversary of the lifting of the Leningrad Blockade. A metronome, which beat as the heart of Leningrad during the 900 say siege and stopped in May 1945, can be heard on the streets of St. Petersburg …

Heroes of Battle of the Caucasus immortalized in Kuban

The employees of Kubanenergo have erected an obelisk to the heroes of the Battle of the Caucasus in the mountains of Krasnaya Polyana at a height of more than 2000 meters, where the most important battles for Caucasus of the Great Patriotic War ...