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Press release

28 Febuary 2006

Appeal on Behalf of the Mari People Collected Eleven Thousand Signatures (25.04.06)

Ensemble Shokshanka performs in Estonia at the Day of Erzya Language (18.04.06)

News agency «Regnum» spreads invented information about situation with human rights of Finno-Ugric peoples in the Russian Federation (13.03.06)

Youth organisation YAFUP/MAFUN declares the politisation of student conference IFUSCO inadmissible (09.03.06)

Report of the International Helsinki Federation on the Mari Minority is ‘objective’, says Mari Minister of Culture (03.03.06)

Mari ethnographic film now available in internet (28.02.06)

Mari minister promises his assistance in obtaining a Russian visa (20.01.06)

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Mari ethnographic film now available in internet

Those interested in Mari culture acquired a good opportunity to download Alexey Alexeyev's documentary film Mari Song Festival that was banned for demonstration by the Russian regional television company GTRK Mari El (see SURI press release: Koit Pärna, sound producer of Estinfilm, stored the DVD versions of the film in English, Estonian, and Mari languages by permission of the film's author at the address:

Enjoy the film!