European games: in Minsk hosted the Day of Russian culture

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The day of Russia at the European games. The main fan zone in Minsk was painted in the colors of the flag, reports channel “MIR 24”.

In a special area the guests were treated to tea from a samovar and pretzels and gingerbread. Everyone was handing out ribbons to the tricolor. And in the evening a concert took place. The event was attended by several thousand people, including the Champions games, as well as Russian diplomats.

“I am convinced that the Game has already contributed its very decent, bright, beautiful page in the history of the sport. Sports of Belarus, Russia, sport, sport of all the dozens of countries that had sent their athletes. Expect a special scale the closing ceremony of the Games,” – said the Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Belarus Dmitry Mezentsev.

The second European games will be completed tomorrow. At the moment the leader in the League standings is Russia – it has 93 medals, including 39 golds. In second place Belarus 61st award. On the third – Italy.

It is noted that guests of the Games aren’t only interested in sports. They examine local sights: castles, museums and various cultural iconic objects.