We aim to create a closer dialogue between members and representatives of the Russian Diaspora and to promote Greek-Russian cultural & historical heritage links. We intend to organise educational lectures, tours, voluntary works & publications in media to encourage bonds between Russian immigrants local Greek communities. These will concentrate on language skills, Russian & Greek culture, traditions and history.

The 5th working day for free in Russian Navy necropolis, Athens



April 20, 2013, the Union of Russian emigrants in Greece im.kn.Demidovoy together with members of the "Club 50 +" worked for restoration of the Russian Navy cemetery, located in Piraeus. This year's event was attended by representatives of the Russian Embassy in Greece, as well as other organizations, including the Society "Emigrant".
Thanks to the efforts of the founder of the Union, historian I.Zhalnina-Vasilkioti Russian Navy necropolis, created by order of the Queen of Greece Olga K. Romanova (1851-1926) and destroyed during the "black colonels" government in the 70s, already is partly restored. We took care of the graves of Russian sailors and soldiers who died in the 18-20 centuries for the freedom and independence of Greece and memorial services resumed church services.




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Kannigos 19 1st floor
10667 Athens, Greece
Tel: +302103839459
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