Russian National Flag Day was celebrated in Peter and paul Fortress, St Petersburg

Vyacheslav Yekimov, cyclist and 2004 Olympic gold medalist, with Lyubov Yegorova, six-time Olympic medalist and St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly deputy, fire the noon cannon shot near the Peter and Paul Fortress on the Russian National Flag Day. Source: Vadim Zhernov/RIANovosti

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