“Festive celebrations, concerts and festivals dedicated to the celebration of the Day of Russia took place throughout the country. Over 5 million people participated in over 4,200 events.
About 40 thousand police officers were involved in ensuring the protection of law and order. Servicemen of the Rosgvardia, representatives of voluntary people’s squads and private security organizations were also involved.
Public order during the celebration has been provided in full,” said the official representative of the Russian MIA Irina Volk.
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