Restored monument to Empress Catherine the Great unveiled in Crimea
Aug20

Restored monument to Empress Catherine the Great unveiled in Crimea

A reconstructed monument to Empress Catherine the Great, who made Crimea part of Russia in 1783, was dedicated in the capital of the Black Sea Peninsula, Simferopol, on Friday, according to an on-the-scene TASS correspondent. The ceremony in the Yekaterininsky Garden drew hundreds of the peninsula’s citizens and visitors. Crimean Head Sergey Aksyonov and Crimean Parliament Speaker Vladimir Konstantinov, along with representatives of...

Read More
Top

Pin It on Pinterest