There is a village in Urals named PARIS.This village was named after France`s capital city of Paris by Urals cossacks in commemoration of conquest of Paris by russian troops in the Year 1813 (Napoleon wars). Uralian village of Paris is inhabited by a small-numbered tribe of Nagaybaks. The interesting thing about the tribe is that they speak tatar language but adopted russian orthodox religion. Nagaybaks cossacks` village of Paris is a rich and well establishe village. Cossacks traditions are thoroughly kept and revived in the region. Not long ago a mobile communication tower in the form of Eiffel Tower was fixed in the village to allow local peole using modern mobile technologies.
Pictured: Eiffel Tower of Paris village.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is sentenced to five years in jail
June 12,2013. Moscow,Russia. Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny was sentenced in Kirov to five years in jail for theft on Thursday,July 18, it is an unexpectedly tough punishment which his supporters said proved President Vladimir Putin was a dictator ruling by repression. Pictured: Anti-Putin rally in Moscow. One of the leaders of Russian opposition Alexei Navalny with his wife Julia (L) participating in the rally.