Red Square

Red Square
Red Square
the large ↑square (=a broad, open area in a town) in the centre of Moscow, famous especially for the military processions that took place there on ↑May Day when Moscow was the capital of the Soviet Union. The buildings in Red Square include St Basil's Cathedral and the Tomb of Lenin.

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