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On the Arbat Square the troyka caught against a carriage; something cracked, shouts were heard, and the troyka flew along the Arbat Street.
In response to this humanitarian call, and with a view to mitigating the overcrowding, the Sulaymaniyah authority allocated 25,000sqm of land to establish a new IDP camp in Ashti, near the Arbat refugee camp, with support from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and other humanitarian agencies.
Around the corner, and by that I mean some more walking, was the famous Arbat where the evening was unwinding and street artists and musicians could be seen scattered around, channelling their performances from the ghosts of Pushkin and Tolstoy.
Currently a number of cement factory projects are under implementation in the Arbat Industrial City.
Interestingly, as soon as the new media and Internet started to develop and spread out, the virtual analogs of the Tsoi Wall (8) at the Arbat appeared.
The blast ripped through a metal container near Novy Arbat Street, 7, in Moscow's center," a law enforcement source told Itar-Tass news agency.
Freezing rain falls on the Arbat Refugee Camp in northern Iraq, more than 400 kilometers from the Syrian border.
We also popped in to the Russian Torture Museum in Old Arbat Street, then wandered past the Bolshoi en route to Moscow Museum of Modern Art, only to find it closed for restoration.
We took the train to Arbat and strolled along the pedestrian precinct, past street-side painters and musicians and past the house where Pushkin had lived.
An estimated 15,000 to 20,000 people gathered for the peaceful demonstration on Novy Arbat.
Thus, since 2003, cinematic versions of Dostoevsky's The Idiot (the unexpected success of which gave the vogue its initial impetus), Bulgakov's Master and Margarita, Gogol's Taras Bulba (the former three all projects of the director Vladimir Bortko), Dostoevsky's Brothers Karamazov, Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago, Solzhenitsyn's First Circle (with screenplay by the author himself), Ilf and Petrov's Golden Calf, Lermontov's Hero of Out Time, Gogol's Dead Souls, Rybakov's Children of the Arbat, and Tolstoy's Anna Karenina have been released, just to mention some of the more noted and notorious selections.
This counteraction is unpleasant to the Russian company but it is not critical", says Vitaliy Gromadin senior analyst at Arbat Capital.