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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.

23
February
2017

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!