130,000 people celebrate International Workers Day in Moscow

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Some 130,000 people, including members of trade unions and labor collectives gathered on Red Square for International Workers Day, commonly known in Russia as Spring and Labor Day, which is celebrated annually on May 1. Activists marched with Russian flags, colorful banners and balloons. The day is marked around the world with strikes, protests, commemorations and celebrations.

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