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Russian heritage on display in Brooklyn

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The "Together in New York Community Festival" was held in Asser Levy Park in Coney Island.

The annual event featured a day full of live music, dancing, performances by community youth groups and a wide variety of food!

The event aimed to help showcase the heritage and traditions of New York’s Russian speaking community.

The Russian American population is reported to be 3.13 million.

And the New York City metropolitan area continues to be by far the leading metropolitan gateway for Russian immigrants legally admitted into the United States


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