Celebration of the “Victory Day” in Paphos

A concert dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Second World  War took place on the Wednesday 9th of May in Paphos.
The Ambassador  of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Cyprus Stanislav Osadchiy and the  Honorary  Consul of the Russian Federation , Dr.  Georgios  Prodromou addressed to  the Guests of the holiday with emotional speeches.
The program of the concert was extremely rich : the audience saw  the bright performances of the Dance – studio “Vera” , the Cypriot Russian Association  choir  of Paphos “kamerton” Led by Anne  Ismailova,  the Russian ballet  Center led by  Eugene Karol,  emotional act of  Evagoras Palikarides gymnastics collective. Music – themed  composition dedicated to the war years , had created a real  festive  atmosphere : “Zhuravli” performed by  Elizabeth Akhundova, “ Barinya”, “Katyusha” and “Plyasovaya”.
The concert was also attended  by  famous  musicians – saxophonist Pavel  Molchanov and the best violinist in Cyprus  Christos Shahpazidis. Iconic Russian songs “Valenki” and “Katyusha” were sang by  Maria Karikalidu.
The academy of Martial  Arts led by Alexander  Kretov and Marios  Elia  presented  their  skills . Moreover , the Bright performance of the children’s center “Five Kingdroms” took everybody’s
The real gift  was  the appearance  and performance of  Alexander  Morozov , who specially had flown to Cyprus  for taking part  in the concert. He  presented a new song dedicated to the  70th anniversary of Victory, which was voiced earlier in the day at the great  parade in Moscow.
The Victory  Day  is a holiday that fills our hearts  with pride and gratitude. This  is a celebration of courage, heroism, bravery and kindness; this  holiday gave the future  to us, our children and grandchildren.
This bright and merry celebration unites all  people  regardless  nationality, age or political beliefs. This  is the day when the word “Victory ” has great  importance not only  for the Russian people , but also for the whole world , for  millions of people  who  say  this words with  tears in their eyes. This is a common Victory !