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City news, 25.06.2001 12:49

Red sails on the Neva.

Photos by S. Tyagin and N. Polinin, Interpress. Music sounded all night long on Palace and Admiralty Embankments. The traditional St. Petersburg "Red Sails" graduation celebration took place here Saturday night. It culminated in the drawing of the bridges, in the arrival of "Red Sails" schooner and in a musical light firework show. Various contests were held on Palace Bridge all night long, honorary guests spoke before the audience. Thousands of people participated in a discotheque led by popular DJ's, which ended at dawn. Photos by S. Tyagin and N. Polinin, Interpress.



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