Russia politics

 Russia and travel ....


For the arrival into the heart of Russia, a visit to experience Red Square, with the Kremlin, St Basils Cathedral, cafes...  Russia is vast, and Moscow a capital of colours, images, contrasts.


Images of Russia, Moscow, and international...






Various Victory Day celebrations in Russia


May 9, 2020


June 24, 2020: Victory Day parades


Russia’s Main Naval Parade, July 26




Victory Day parades in Russia, 

May 9, 2019

Moscow, Russia, International...

Moscow, Russia, international


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Moscow metro: some signs are cyrillic


2017-1917: Russia remembers the events that began the USSR

Published time: April 25, 2017 07:30    UTC +3


A Moscow Evening
Published 2016 (edited: 2017, 30 June 12:10   GMT + 3)

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Newspapers, Moscow, Russia


150 years since the Russian flag flew over a part of what is now U.S. territory

Published time: October 18, 2017    09:45   GMT + 3


EU residents and many others to be allowed to visit Belarus for 5 days visa-free

January 10, 2017   09.10           UTC +3

People in Red Square, Moscow
Traffic on a busy road near Red Square and Kremlin,  Moscow

Travel: Moscow, Russia, International........

May 2017:

In May, 2017, Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, hosted the Eurovision Song Contest, with the slogan 
'Celebrate diversity'.  Kiev is the largest city in Ukraine.  

May 2017:

Victory Day celebrations 2017:  

9 May: 

Victory Day, 9 May 1945, celebrates for Russia  the victory over Germany in WW2:  9 May 1945. 
This year, 2017, was the 72nd Victory Day parade.

In 2017...

Sept 2017:

International book fair: Moscow, September

The Moscow International Book fair was held in September in Moscow, Russia, on 6 - 10 September 2017.  

Victory Day celebrations, Russia, May 9, 2018

Published time:  May 9, 2018 09:35 GMT + 3

Last edited:  May 9, 2018 11:56 GMT + 3


Russia state news agency,TASS, reported that approximately one million people were expected to take part in a march in Moscow.

May  -  Victory Day anniversary in Russia


Victory Day, in Russia, 9 May (each year) celebrates for Russia the victory over Germany in WW2:  9 May 1945


9 May 2020 Victory Day - various celebrations in Russia take place

Added note: now some previously deferred celebrations were rescheduled.

June 24, 2020: Victory Day parades


Russia’s Main Naval Parade,  July 26 2020


 June 24, 2020: Victory Day parades


9 May 2020 Victory Day: Russia 


(Previously postponed, now took place:)

June 24, 2020: Victory Day parades, Russia