Red Square


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Red Square

A large open area in central Moscow bordered by the Kremlin, Lenin's tomb, St. Basil's Cathedral, and the GUM department store. Major national holidays, such as May Day and Victory Day (May 9), are marked by elaborate parades in the square.
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A red square of light had sprung out of the darkness.
Open competition: design and survey works on modernization of engineering and utility networks of the red square in the city of cheboksary
A 72-aircraft Red Square fly-past was grounded because of low cloud over the Kremlin, thwarting the Russian President's bid to showcase his air force.
LIVERPOOL-BASED youngster and 2013 British GT4 vicechampion Declan Jones put in a good performance on his return to the Michelin Ginetta GT4 Supercup at Oulton Park last weekend (June 4-5), securing two fifth places in his Red Square Vodka-branded Ginetta G55.
Accompanied by Putin, Xi, together with other distinguished guests, walked to Red Square and ascended to the reviewing stand to watch the Victory Day parade.
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None are what you'd call pretty but then you get to the Red Square and the contrast is like the proverbial chalk and cheese.
HIS Royal Highness the Crown Prince yesterday visited the Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow, where he toured several sites associated with Russia's history and cultural heritage, including the Kremlin's Armoury Museum.
Moscow, Apr 28 (BNA) -- His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, today paid a visit to the Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow, where he toured several sites associated with Russia's history and cultural heritage, including the Kremlin's Armoury Museum.
The city of Moscow, together with the Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture, and Design, quickly announced a competition to design Zaryadye Park, touted as "a green alternative to Red Square.
Workers began to dismantle yesterday a giant Louis Vuitton trunk that triggered an outcry after it was erected on Moscow's iconic Red Square.