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Белорусский фонд мира Belarusian fund of peace
06.06.2018 / Администратор

Requiem at the memorial “To children – victims of fascism!”

The delegation of the Gomel regional branch of the Belarusian peace Foundation, the young peacemakers of the city of Gomel schools, students of professional lyceums and colleges and the secretaries of the committees of Belarusian Republican youth Union visited June 1, international children’s day, a memorial to the “Children – victims of fascism!”in the village of Krasny Bereg of Zhlobin district, where they held a meeting-Requiem and laid wreaths and fresh flowers at the memorial, remembering the children-victims of fascism a minute of silence.

The rally was attended by more than five hundred people, including the chairman of the Gomel regional branch of the Belarusian Peace Foundation Timofei Glushakov, the chairman of the Zhlobinsky District Council of Deputies Igor Volkov, the member of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus Galina Melnikova, the deputy of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vyacheslav Dyachenko, Gomel regional organization “Children of War”, honored peacemaker Anna Mikhailova, as well as numerous (more than one hundred people) elegatsiya students and teachers of the Bryansk region, headed by the Director of the Department of Education and Science of the Bryansk region Vladimir Oborotova.

Reference! In 1943, in the village of Krasny Bereg, there was a children’s concentration camp, in which the Nazis took blood from children for their army and conducted biological experiments on children. Often, a memorial in the Red Sea is called “children’s Khatyn.” There are no analogues to this memorial not only in Belarus, but throughout the world.