Krasnaia

Krasnaia

 

a river in Voroshilovgrad Oblast, Ukrainian SSR; left-bank tributary of the Severskii Donets (Don basin). Length, 151 km; basin area, 2,710 sq km. The Krasnaia River rises in the southern slopes of the Central Russian Upland. It is fed primarily by snow. The cities of Svatovo and Kremennaia are located on the river.

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Griboedov, ego zhizn' i gibel' v memuarakh sovremennikov (Leningrad: Krasnaia gazeta, 1929), 279-80.
The forerunner of Spartak, one of the most successful and popular clubs in Russia, was one of these neighborhood teams, then known as Krasnaia Presnia.
Okhlopkov's production of Mother in Moscow, characterizing this drama at the Krasnaia Presnia theatre as "the most advanced production styles of any playhouse [he had] ever seen ...
put guns before butter, while we (the British) put just about everything before guns." (4) In response, the Soviet Defense Ministry's newspaper, "Krasnaia Zvezda" (Red Star), gave her the nickname: "The Iron Lady." She took delight in the name and it soon became associated with her image.
Stahl her sewing in a "little red bag" (krasnaia sumochka; 229; XVIII, 241).
(59.) Simonov and Galaktionov were affiliated with Krasnaia zvezda and Pravda, respectively.
Source: Russian army newspaper Krasnaia Zvezda, as reported by , Andrzej Mezynski in Dziennik, 6 September 2007.
61-79), many Russian army officers and the military newspaper Krasnaia zvezda resent the portrayal of dedovshchina as a mass phenomenon for which the army, not society as a whole, is to blame.