Celebrations for the 70th Anniversary of the lifting of the blockade on Leningrad

It’s pretty obvious that St. Petersburg is a very historic city. Walking down almost any street provides evidence of the its glorious past. But sadly, not all of the city’s history is so bright, especially during the Second World War or Great Patriotic War (Великая Отечественная война) as it’s known in Russia. For 900 days… Continue reading

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