Around 15 thousand people gathered in Vladivostok to celebrate Russia’s Tiger Day on Sunday. The protesters flooded the streets wearing tiger and leopard costumes, holding banners and chanting to draw people's attention to the problems of wildlife and conservation of the Amur tiger’s population. Oksana Pushkina, Deputy of the Russian State Duma, called Tiger Day a “terrific tradition” that... Еще teaches children how to “protect the nature”. She also expressed the hope that it will make it possible to “save the treasure of Russia together”. The event has been held annually for 18 years.