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Авг 18

90 years ago, illiteracy among the Soviet population was finally eliminated

On 14 August 1930, the Central Executive Committee (TsIK) and the Council of People’s Commissars (SNK) of the USSR issued a decree “On universal compulsory primary education”. This date is considered the victory day over the population’s illiteracy in Russia. … Read More

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Авг 10

On 6 August 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima

On 6 August at about seven o’clock in the morning, Japanese early-warning radars detected several American aircraft heading towards the southern part of Japan. An air alert was announced. Radio broadcasts were stopped in many cities, including Hiroshima. At about … Read More

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