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The Sakha (Yakutia) Republic , Yakutsk

The sculptural composition «Twin Cities»

Скульптурная композиция "Города-побратимы"
Туристско-информационный портал Якутии
In 2014, within the framework of the international conference "Cities and People: civic initiatives - mutual trust formula" in the square in front of the shopping center "Moscow" opening ceremony of the sculpture "Twin Cities."

The composition is a pole height of 4.2 meters, fr om which emanate the seven signs with the names of twin cities of Yakutsk and the countries where they are located, and the distance value to them in kilometers. To the left of the inscriptions placed the coats of arms of cities in color. Directions cardinal points are indicated by an octagonal star. Pillar crowned cover in the form of a model of the world wh ere there has been the location of the twin cities. On the composition provides the ability to add new signs with the names of the twin cities. The basis of the memorial sign composite solutions adopted the concept of "Tree of Friendship" with spreading branches.

Today Yakutsk signed cooperation agreements with seven cities in different countries: Fairbanks (Alaska, USA), Yellowknife (Canada), Murayama (Japan), Changwon (South Korea), Ancient Olympia (Greece), Harbin and Heihe (China) .

Currently twinning movement is very popular all over the world, thousands of cities are in constant and friendly communication in the framework of the signed agreements. In the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Yakutsk has been a pioneer in this business, and now 8 Yakutia municipalities have established sister relations with 15 cities in different countries.

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