Irkutsk “Nerpanarium” (Baikal Seal Aquarium) offers a patriotic seal show. Trained nerpas (Baikal Lake seals) wear military berets, hold guns, flags while “marching” and performing mine clearance.
“The patriotic military show is open for admission year round. Among visitors we have had veterans and those who were involved in local conflicts. People were inspired and joyful after the show,” director Evgeny Baranov says.
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