Russian City Changes Name —6 Days a Year

Volgograd will be known as Stalingrad again ... sometimes

By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 1, 2013 9:04 AM CST

(Newser) – Tomorrow, the Russian city of Volgograd will be Stalingrad once again—temporarily. That's because the city's government unanimously voted to change the city's name six days a year to mark milestones in the country's victory in World War II. Tomorrow is...   Read full story »


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