Tag: Duma deputies

Will Russian Budget Allow for Restoration of Soviet-Style ‘Hero Mother’ Awards?

December 29, 2014

Staunton, December 29 – A group of Duma deputies wants to restore the “Hero Mother” award with all its accompanying benefits in order to boost the birthrate in Russia and help solve that country’s demographic problems, but the Russian government is worried about the potential cost of doing so and, while not opposed, is seeking […]