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Monday, October 24, 2016

The far East ousted Kazan of the contenders for the 200 ruble banknote

The unexpected news came at the end of the working week: in the list of contenders for the right to be reflected on the new 200 – and 2,000-ruble banknotes has changed the balance of power. Earlier in the day it was announced that in an uncontested leaders – Sevastopol and Kazan. But the final result was different.

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Far East Cosmodrome “East”

Sevastopol is the leader, Kazan is in second place, said the results are preliminary, as highlighted (but it seemed constant), the popular vote. The organizers “of the competition beauty of Russia” only said that the final summing up will be held on the evening of 7 October. But the formal ceremony was a surprise.

Leaders came from the far East to new gate of the country into space and to the rising sun. The region dismissed the Crimean harbour of the black sea fleet to second place, leaving Kazan.

That’s what turned out to be the case. Online voting ended at noon on Friday, and it won the Crimean port and the capital of Tatarstan (followed by the far East, Volgograd and Sochi). But the audience live evening airtime were given the opportunity to have the last word via sms, and their voices are summed with votes in the Network, as well as the election of the design of the new banknotes that were held in the Central Bank during the open Day.

The rest of the beautiful, strategically and politically most important places of the country will have to wait for the next decision of the Central Bank to introduce new bills. Maybe 3000 thousand rubles?

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