The Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky received an honorary sign "Panfilovets". Award policy gave soldiers of the guards division named after Panfilov, member of the great Patriotic war, Vladimir Burtsev. On Wednesday, December 21, reports TASS.
"On behalf of the Moscow group of veterans Panfilov grateful to you for what you made of honour "Panfilov", their relatives. We have decided to award the sign Panfilovets for your words, we are all guardsmen, and taken in our cohort," said Burtsev.
"I feel very awkward, because the title of "panfilovets" not to reward, it cannot be assigned, it can only be earned with sweat and blood," said Medina.
The ceremony took place at the opening of the exhibition "Soldiers of the Fatherland", dedicated to the 120th anniversary of Marshal Konstantin Rokossovsky.
The head of the Ministry of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky and the Executive Secretary of the Patriarchal Council for culture, Bishop mark Tikhon signed a plan of joint actions designed to restore youth to the Russian classics. The events will be held in the framework of the project "Pushkin's Union."
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The house of representatives of the U.S. Congress voted to allocate $ 1.6 billion from the budget for the construction of a wall along the border with Mexico. The law "On allocations to the Ministry of defense" was supported by 230 members of the house of representatives. He spoke against 196 members of Congress.
Washington gave the agrément for the appointment of Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Anatoly Antonov, Russian Ambassador to the United States. On Friday, July 28, the newspaper "Izvestia". According to "Izvestia", Washington agreed to issue the approval after the meeting, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and us assistant Secretary of state Thomas Shannon.
The U.S. Senate adopted the law on sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. On Friday, July 28, reports TASS. As noted, the voting is still going on, but this bill has already won enough votes for approval. For the document in favor of the majority of the hundred senators.