Russian orchestra performed in Syrian Palmyra
The concert was held in the famous Palmyra amphitheater
Russian orchestra of Mariinskiy theatre performed in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
“Our concert in the torn Palmyra is a message to the entire world to unite efforts in the fight against evil and terrorism”, - conductor of the orchestra Valeriy Gergiyev stated, reports “TASS”.
Press service of Kremlin informed, that the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin addressed the audience of the concert in the mode of a video-conference.
Watch the video of the concert:
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