Date: 4 months ago   Category: Society

Russians called symbols of unity of the country


Among the symbols uniting the people there were a Russian salad, the Victory Day, the Crimea and the novel by Leo Tolstoy. The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center has asked Russians what they consider the symbols uniting the people. The most important historical event of 63% of respondents called a victory in the Great Patriotic War, 14% consider that return of the Crimea, and 8% – revolution of 1917. The main festive course Russians recognized salad "Russian salad" – such answer was given by 51% of respondents. 28% consider the main course herring under a fur coat, and 17% – borsch. Among literary symbols most of all votes were collected by the novel by Leo Tolstoy "War and peace" – 11%. 9% of respondents have told that the movie uniting the country is "The twist of fate, or With light steam" Eldar Ryazanov. It is remarkable that "love for the country", "flag" and "patriotism" options haven't stepped over a mark of 8%. Photo: Google.images to Share: VCIOM unity people poll

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