Honorary president of Russia's Pushkin Museum Irina Antonova passed away1
01.12.2020 Antonova headed the museum for more than 50 years.
Honorary president of Russia's Pushkin Museum Irina Antonova passed away
Russia-US relations discussed at Fort Ross Dialogue Forum2
01.12.2020 Moscow is always ready to start a constructive dialogue with Washington, Russian Ambassador to US stated.
Russia-US relations discussed at Fort Ross Dialogue Forum
Moscow named best tourist city in the world3
29.11.2020 It is the 2nd time the Russian capital wins this prize.
Moscow named best tourist city in the world
Participants from 150 countries joined RSL international competition4
27.11.2020 Almost 10,000 people joined the first round.
Participants from 150 countries joined RSL international competition
Geographical dictation to be written on six continents 5
26.11.2020 Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu will join the participants.
Geographical dictation to be written on six continents
This year marks the centenary of the Russian exodus. Above all, it is meant to commemorate our compatriots who greatly contributed to the achievements of mankind with their work and talent. Alexander M. Poniatoff, the creator of the video recorder, was one of those people. His name was inscribed in the world history of inventions.
November 19 marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ivan Fyodorovich Krusenstern who led the first Russian circumnavigation of the Earth. It was this voyage that enabled Russia to become one of the world's maritime powers and empowered Russian seafarers to discover Antarctica a few years later. Vitaly Sychev, a member of the RGS and UNESCO expert, tells about Ivan Krusenstern’s role in popularization of Russian science, as well as in establishment of the Russian Geographical Society that turns 175 these days.
Alexander Rahr, a renowned German political expert, historian and publicist, shared his opinion on the impact that the October Revolution of 1917 had on the subsequent history of Russia, the Russian people and the Russian diaspora.
Nikita Lobanov-Rostovsky (UK) is one of the most renowned and active representatives of the old Russian emigrant community, co-founder of the International Council of Russian Compatriots (ICRC), Russian art collector and philanthropist. He told the Russkiy Mir about the history of his family that had left Soviet Russia in 1919 and his public activities.
Carol Apollonio, president of the International Dostoevsky Society and professor Professor of the Practice of Slavic and Eurasian Studies at Duke University (USA), is a participant of the XIV Assembly of the Russkiy Mir. Quite a long time ago she started studying Russian to save the world. And today she believes that it is necessary to read Russian classical literature to have a better understanding of Russian people.
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