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Russia Day celebrated in Skopje.

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On 14 June, the Embassy of the Russian Federation hosted a reception on the occasion of 12 June, Russia Day. The celebration was attended by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia, Nikola Poposki, the Minister of Culture, Elizabeta Kanceska-Milevska, the Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, Dimitar Bogov, members of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia, members of the staff of the President of the Republic of Macedonia, representatives of the Macedonian Orthodox Church, leaders of political parties, foreign ambassadors accredited in Skopje, political and public figures, businessmen, journalists, artists and academics.

The Choir of Ss. Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje performed the national anthems of the two countries. On the margins of the reception, the exhibition of children's pictures "Soul of Russia" was also held.

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Title Annotation:DIPLOMACY AND COMMUNITY
Publication:Macedonian Diplomatic Bulletin
Geographic Code:4EXRU
Date:Jun 1, 2016
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