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On the opening of series of events devoted to the 55th anniversary of Yuri Gagarinís first space flight in the Society on Russian-Icelandic cultural relations "MIR"

On April 12, 2016 representatives of the Russian Embassy in Iceland participated in the openining of photo exhibition devoted to the 55th anniversary of Yuri Gagarinís first space flight. The event was organized by the Society on Russian-Icelandic cultural relations "MIR", the Russian Embassy in Iceland and the Cultural Center of Russian compatriots in Iceland.

Guests of the meeting enjoyed the lecture about rocket production and the events of April 12, 1961 and the film about history of cosmonautics by well-known in Iceland soviet film director Y.Salnikov.