Happy 869th birthday, Moscow!

Artists performing during celebrations at Red Square for Moscow's 869th birthday on Saturday. The city was estimated to have spent more than half a billion roubles (S$10.5 million) for more than 1,000 events over the weekend, reported Moscow Times.
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Artists performing during celebrations at Red Square for Moscow's 869th birthday on Saturday. The city was estimated to have spent more than half a billion roubles (S$10.5 million) for more than 1,000 events over the weekend, reported Moscow Times.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 12, 2016, with the headline 'Happy 869th birthday, Moscow!'. Print Edition | Subscribe