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2016 is declared by the government a year of Russian culture. On December 30, 1916 our country lost the great figure – Grigory Rasputin. In 2016 there will be exactly 100 years from the date of death of this famous person. We will remind that Grigory Rasputin was the friend of the family of the last Russian emperor Nicholas II.  In 2016 Moscow and Athens will celebrate together the 1000 anniversary of the Russian presence on Athos. The significant role in carrying out preparatory activities belongs to celebration of this event to orthodox church. Greece and Russia have general pages in the history. It is also already known that next year in our country will be declared cross year of Russia and Greece.... Read more