Putin, Rouhani stress importance of joint efforts in settlement of Syrian conflictRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 27, 14:32
Federatsiya spacecraft’s first flight may be rescheduled to 2022 - sourceScience & Space May 27, 14:29
Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at age of 89World May 27, 6:57
More than two-thirds of Russians say would like to venerate St Nicholas’s relicsSociety & Culture May 27, 6:40
Russian space budget may grow this yearScience & Space May 26, 20:48
Moscow hopes London High Court will deliver judgement on Ukraine’s debt to Russia soonBusiness & Economy May 26, 20:21
Hungarian top diplomat: EU must discuss anti-Russian sanctionsWorld May 26, 19:56
Russian, French top diplomats discuss preparations for Putin’s visit to FranceRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:47
Moscow comments on Tallinn’s move to expel Russian diplomatsRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 26, 19:43
MOSCOW, September 11 (Itar-Tass) — Moscow will pay tribute to the 9/11 victims on Sunday, the tenth anniversary of the tragic events that shook the United States in 2001.
A concert will be held at the Tchaikovskiy concert hall. The program will include two pieces: the 13th symphony by composer Dmitry Shostakovich known as “Babiy Yar” (a place in Kiev where mass executions of civilians took place during the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945) and the Kaddish Symphony by Leonard Bernstein devoted to U.S. President John Kennedy assassinated shortly before its first performance.
The participants in today’s concert include the Russian National Orchestra, baritone Sergei Leiferkus, the Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir, the Academic Choir named after Yurlov and other performers.
The concert is supported by the Russian Minister of Culture.