© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in photobanks during the Liturgy under the open sky. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank
The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov in conjunction with the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev took part in a gala concert in honor of the 1030-th anniversary of the baptism of Russia on Saturday.
«Together with the Chairman of RF government Dmitry Medvedev took part in the solemn concert devoted to 1030 anniversary of the baptism of Russia», — wrote Aksenov in Facebook.
On Saturday across Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other countries are ecclesial celebrations of the 1030-th anniversary of the baptism of Russia and day of memory of Saint Prince Vladimir, who at the end of X century ushered in Ancient Christianity as a state religion.