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In September in Moscow will pass a horse campaign in memory of a victory over Napoleon

on Eighth of September from the Spassky tower of the Kremlin on Vasilevsky descent the big horse campaign in honour of 200 - letija victories of Russia in war of 1812 and memory of Russian and European soldiers will begin. On it has informed yesterday on international a press - conferences in Leipzig the assistant to head Rossotrudnichestva Igor of Frosts.

the Cossack group from 22 persons will repeat a way of the Russian army which have passed from Moscow to Paris. These are six countries - Russia, Belarus, Poland, Lithuania, Germany, France.

In the French capital Cossacks will drive on horses 20 - on October, 21st. The campaign will end gala - with a concert of the Russian and French stars. And in suburb of Paris the big auction of horses of the Don breed will take place. All means will go on its further revival. On these hardy, powerful, unpretentious horses horsemen have reached 200 years ago Paris and have returned back to Russia. For a transit time konniki expect to come into contacts to national federations of equestrian sport, with military - historical and patriotic clubs of six countries.

In December, 2011 of participants of a campaign of the world and memory Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Cyril has blest. It has handed over the image of the Don icon of Bozhiej of mother to the head of Federal customs service of Russia, the head of organising committee of a horse campaign Andrey Beljaninovu, the sincere fan and the expert on Russian history. As Igor Morozov yesterday has noted, thanks to the initiative of head FTS this became possible unprecedented gumanitarno - the historical action in which organisation some the Russian departments, including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today take part. And also the Russian embassies and consulate generals, the mayoralties of the European cities, customs, veterinary services of the European countries with their rigid standards and requirements.

back members of organising committee have already passed Half a year on this route to estimate its possible difficulties, and have seen full understanding and readiness to promote in project realisation - the head of department of public relations FTS Alexander Smeljakov speaks.

By the way, from the budget for project preparation it is not spent copecks. The campaign on donations of private persons and the organisations for which its prosperity and culture are not indifferent history and heroes of Russia, is financed. for the majority of Russians the victory over Napoleon comes to an end in Borodino. Very few people knows that Russian army took in a foreign campaign part as early as long two years. And many our soldiers poleglo on fields of battles of Europe - the head of specially created welfare fund " tells; Property of Russia Alexander Bukovsky.

it is not casual the first presentation of a horse campaign passes in the mayoralty of Leipzig, in an old town hall from which one of city symbols - a hundred-metre monument to fight of the people in 1813 - 1814 in which Napoleon has suffered defeat from allied armies of Prussia, Austria and Russia is seen. And today the Russian delegation presenting the project, will give a breakfast in Paris.

the Intrigued foreign journalists details interest. One of them has asked: whether there will be within the limits of the international action special actions for children and youth for which, actually, it and is intended. As it was found out, spetsmeroprijatija for them are not provided, but organizers promised to think. A few time before start still is.