About This Source - RT
The video item below is a piece of English language content from RT (formerly Russia Today). RT is a Russian state-funded broadcaster.
Recent from RT:
RT published this video item, entitled “Moscow and Chelyabinsk TV towers illuminated ahead of Immortal Regiment event on May 9” – below is their description.
TV towers in the Russian capital and the city of Chelyabinsk have launched dynamic lighting displays featuring images of Russian national symbols and information on how to join the Immortal Regiment event, which is staged annually across Russia and abroad on May 9.
Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.
In This Story: Moscow
Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s cosmopolitan capital. In its historic core is the Kremlin, a complex that’s home to the president and tsarist treasures in the Armoury. Outside its walls is Red Square, Russia’s symbolic center. It’s home to Lenin’s Mausoleum, the State Historical Museum’s comprehensive collection and St. Basil’s Cathedral, known for its colorful, onion-shaped domes.
2 Recent Items: Moscow
In This Story: Russia
Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.
The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.