2 Sweet Childhood Dreams Come True

Sweet Childhood Dreams Come True

This factory is a dream of any child. Here they
make chocolate, one of the best in Russia.
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15 At The End Of The World

At The End Of The World

In 1970, Tajik authorities took an attempt to resettle Yaghnobi people from their native kishlaks to Golodnaya (Hungry) Steppe, a cotton growing area on the border with Uzbekistan. For these people used to fresh mountain air, clear spring water
and cool temperatures, the resettlement was a real tragedy and they began to fall ill and die. Many of them returned to the mountains, to their native kishlaks. Nowadays, there are about 20 families living in 15 kishlaks.
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8 Hohloma: Honey Color Wooden Dishes

Hohloma: Honey Color Wooden Dishes

Hohloma is a Russian folk craft that has been existing for 300 years already. Today we'll tell
you some facts about the phenomenon which is unique both for Russia and for the world art.
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2 Shacks In Downtown Minsk

Shacks In Downtown Minsk

The 72-year old Nina Adolfovna is lucky to have a great view of the Byelorussian White House. Meanwhile, she goes to her shed to take some wood to heat
the stove to warm up her home. This is a story about people living in shacks next to the dwelling place of the ministers of Byelorussia.
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0 Chiryurtskaya HPP: Water Discharge And Gelbakhskaya HPP

Chiryurtskaya HPP: Water Discharge And Gelbakhskaya HPP

This is some basic information about Chiryurtskaya HPP from our previous articles for you: Chiryurtskaya HPP includes three hydropower plants, located on the Sulak
River, Dagestan. They are Chiryurtskaya HPP-1, Chiryurtskaya HPP-2 and Gelbakhskaya HPP built in 2006 and named after a village located nearby.
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0 Three Metro Stations Under The Badge Of Kiev

Three Metro Stations Under The Badge Of Kiev

Recently in Kiev, there was an opening of the 50th metro station 'Vystavochny Tsentr' (and the 500th metro station
in the former USSR). It took them less than a year to build it which is not typical of works of this type.
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25 Where Do Modern Gypsies Live?

Where Do Modern Gypsies Live?

Gypsies are unique people. They live all around the world and consider one another as relatives. Some of them are poor, others are very rich. They never miss an opportunity to
help one another. They have a language of their own and they don't want strangers to come closer. In spite of that we'll come to know some facts about gypsies today.
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0 Behind The Stage Of Bolshoi Theater

Behind The Stage Of Bolshoi Theater

Today we'll visit some workshops of the modernized Bolshoi Theater in Moscow where the
world of beauty and mystery is created by people who will never appear on the stage.
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14 Modernization Of The Russian Mail Service

Modernization Of The Russian Mail Service

Did you think that in the days of the Internet nobody uses mail at all? Read the
post about the way Russian post-offices work and you will change your opinion.
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45 Assimilation The Way It Is Going In The Russian Far East

Assimilation The Way It Is Going In The Russian Far East

Katya, 26 and Zhenya, 42. Owners of a greenhouse. Seven women living in the Far East share their oninions on advantages and disadvantages of being married to a Chinese man. "Our friends brought us together. He would come to my place, help me with money and bring
presents. We've been together for about five years. We have two children and I'm taking care of them. Sometimes I help my husband do the work in the field. Now he speaks Russian a bit better but when he came the only word he knew was 'eat".
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