The Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I

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The Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I  in Russia in 2021
Poppies and Cornflowers are traditional flowers used on Remembrance Day and Armistice Day. Image via Public Domain Pictures

About The Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I

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Dates of The Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I
2022 Russia Monday, August 1stThe Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I
2021 Russia Sunday, August 1stThe Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I
2020 Russia Saturday, August 1stThe Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I
2019 Russia Thursday, August 1stThe Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I
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The Day of Remembrance of the Victims of World War I is celebrated annually in Russia on August 1. The commemoration day was officially introduced by Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2012. On August 1, officials lay wreaths to World War I memorials, Russian cities organize exhibitions dedicated to the war and military units hold solemn assemblies.

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