In Moscow, opened Russian-French historical Fund initiatives

© Photo : Russian-French Fund historical initiationsrite Russian-French Foundation’s historical initiatives in Moscow. October 23, 2018In Moscow, opened Russian-French historical Fund initiatives© Photo : Russian-French historical Fund initiatives

MOSCOW, October 23 — RIA Novosti. In Moscow opened Russian-French historical Fund initiatives. In the inauguration took part the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov and head of the Fund, historian and archaeologist Pierre Malinowski.

Malinowski noted that Russia and France «thousands of years of common history.»

«A lot of things we did together. In both world wars we were together, side by side. Yes, we fought in the days of Napoleon, but then we became friends again as before. I think that France and Russia may implement joint projects, thousands of projects», — said the head of the Fund.

One of the main tasks of the Fund is their implementation. This preservation of the memory of Russian soldiers who fought in France during the First world war, and the study of Valutina mountains near Smolensk, where the fighting took place in August 1812, and other historical projects.

© Photo : Russian-French Fund historical initiationsrite Russian-French Foundation’s historical initiatives in Moscow. October 23, 2018In Moscow, opened Russian-French historical Fund initiatives© Photo : the Russian-French Fund historical initiationsrite Russian-French Foundation’s historical initiatives in Moscow. 23 Oct 2018

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