Putin called the «Day of Russia in the world» a memorable event for many countries

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in photobacteria on Novy Arbat in Moscow, on the eve of Russia Day highlighted the colors of the Russian flagPutin called the «Day of Russia in the world» a memorable event for many countries© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin called the «Day of Russia in the world» an outstanding event in cultural and public life in many countries, the press service of the Kremlin on Thursday.

«This significant, multi-faceted project has already gained tradition, declared itself as a bright event in the cultural and social life of many countries. It provides our compatriots and friends a great opportunity to plunge into the holiday atmosphere», — said in the greeting to participants, guests and organizers of the festive events dedicated to the «Day of Russia in the world».

Putin also expressed hope that the celebration will be held at a high level, give guests an unforgettable experience and will contribute to the strengthening of friendship and understanding between countries and peoples.

Russia day is one of the youngest state holidays of the country. The twelfth of June, 1990 the first Congress of people’s deputies of the RSFSR adopted the Declaration on state sovereignty of Russia. Official name is «Day of Russia» was used for the holiday only in 2002.

Over the course of the celebrations of the day of Russia across the country watch online-report Ria.ru >>

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