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Putin attends Luzhkov's memorial service
11:36 am, December 12, 2019
On December 12, Moscow’s Cathedral of Christ the Savior held a memorial service for
former Mayor Yuri Luzhkov
, who managed the city for almost two decades, from 1992 until 2010. Vladimir Putin attended and personally expressed his condolences to Luzhkov’s family: his widow, billionaire Elena Baturina (center) and their daughters Elena (left) and Olga (right). Luzhkov will be buried in Moscow’s Novodevichy Cemetery.
Sergey Bobylev / TASS / Scanpix / LETA