Nicaragua hosts days of Russian culture
February 19 the Days of Russian Culture kick off in Nicaragua, RIA-Novosti reports.
According to Russia's Ambassador to Nicaragua Igor Kordrashov, twenty five Russian singers, music players and circus artists have arrived to the capital of Nicaragua to participate in the event, which is to take place at Ruben Dario National Theatre, the fourth largest in Latin America. The next destinations of the event are Leon and Masaya cities.
"We hope that this cultural initiative will, at last, renew a broad partnership in this area, which used to exist between Russia and Nicaragua," the Russian Ambassador said. "I believe that our partnership will keep strengthening, since Russian is showing a stronger interest to Latin America".
The organizers of the Days of Russian Culture are the Ministries of Culture of Russia and Nicaragua and the Russian Embassy in Nicaragua.
The festival will run till February 21.