Cossack


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a member of a Slavic people living in southern European Russia and Ukraine and adjacent parts of Asia and noted for their horsemanship and military skill

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Working directly with the Russian Cossacks, the show is a spectacular, military precision trick riding and weapons show performing authentic, traditional Cossack Dzhigit skills.
The plot follows the Cossack's brothers' attempts to get him to agree to sell the family home, but Abdullah stubbornly and nostalgically clings to the Lodge, the title deed of which was secretly passed on to him by his father as the patriarch lay dying.
There's a huge cast of equestrian stars including the legendary Spanish Dancing Horses, with their unique style, flair and passion; the thrilling Russian Cossack riders performing high-speed colourful and dramatic stunt riding, and the return of one of the most popular characters in the show's history the fabled Pegasus - the fabulous winged horse.
But Elliott is now ready to step up Don Cossack's exercise regime with a view to a single prep race before his Gold Cup defence provided all goes to plan.
Hales, who spotted Don Cossack after he had finished fifth in a bumper at Punchestown in 2011, will receive a batch of horses to be aimed at four-year-old point-to-points in 2017 having already been broken by Ciaran Murphy and Dot Love.
Cossack paramilitaries, who style themselves as conservative patriots, helped Russia annex Crimea from Ukraine in 2014.
Cheltenham hero Don Cossack, old rival Cue Card (left) and Vautour are all on course for what promises to be the race of the season.
GORDON Elliott has never made any secret of the regard in which he holds Don Cossack and that long-term faith was gloriously justified in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.
DON Cossack's victory in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup condemned the bookmakers to their worst Festival week in living memory.
This failure to establish a durable ruling dynasty resulted from a complex set of circumstances: The uncertain status of the Ukrainian state as a wholly independent, or sovereign, polity (surrounded by hostile Powers that wanted to grant Ukraine at best the status of a client or vassal state); the warfare that engulfed 1650s and 1660s Ukraine; crippling infighting between various Cossack clans; and the misfortune of the Khmelnytskyi family, whose claimant to the position of Ukrainian chief was a teenager upon the untimely death of his father Bohdan in 1657.
"(http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/cossacks-burn-effigies-of-obama-erdogan/552038.html) Tomorrow things will flare up in Cossack villages and farmsteads, and common citizens will hide under benches and behind wardrobes, while we shall be on the front lines," said Cossack leaderAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA Ivan Bezu "Because today in the evenings, when citizens are drinking their tea and playing with their kids, it is Cossacks who are on the front lines, protecting public order."
SOCHI, Russia (AP) -- Cossack militia attacked Russia's Pussy Riot punk group with horsewhips on Wednesday as the artists -- who have feuded with Vladimir Putin's government for years -- tried to perform under a sign advertising the Sochi Olympics.
SOCHI, Russia -- Cossack militia attacked Russia's Pussy Riot punk group with horsewhips on Wednesday as the artists -- who have feuded with Vladimir Putin's government for years -- tried to perform under a sign advertising the Sochi Olympics.
20 ( ANI ): Cossack militia attacked Russian punk group Pussy Riot members with whips and teargas in the Winter Olympics host city of Sochi on Wednesday.