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Defender of the Fatherland Day

On February 24th, Russia celebrates Defender of the Fatherland Day, which is not just a military celebration, but a men's day, an opportunity to congratulate all the men of the Russia.


This week is Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) in Russia, throughout which people say ‘goodbye’ to winter, and salute the beginning of spring with a week of celebrations!