The ceremony of presenting veterans with jubilee medals “65 years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945” was held today by the city mayor Stanislav Borodavko, the head of the city military office Sergei Shabunin at the City Centre of Culture in Mogilev.
The significance of the Great Victory can’t be overestimated, - Mogilev mayor stressed. The people defended not only their country, but the next generations as well. We owe the alive and the perished a debt of eternal gratitude. Mikhail Loshnets, one of the veterans, on behalf of the others thanked the mayor and the government of the Republic for consideration, care and recognition of contribution made.