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International conference Simonov Readings held in Mogilev

The International conference Simonov Readings - 2016 was held at Mogilev city Centre of Culture and recreation.

To remember in order not to face it again

People say that time is the best doctor. But there are things and events that are always in our memory. June 22 1041 was the black date in the history of Belarusians.

The Buinichi height

Students of Mogilev state vocational agro and forestry engineering college named after Orlovsky restored the fascist fortification seized by the Red Army soldiers in the summer 1944 which cut off the fascists’ path of retreat. Due to this heroic deed Mogilev was liberated from the fascists.

The thematic exposition “Born for the heroic deed” at the Mogilev city library

The Mogilev city library named after Marx opened the thematic exposition “Born for the heroic deed”. The event is held within the project “Memory”. The information is provided by the culture establishment.

Young people should know the real truth about the war’s horrors

The main task of young prisoners of the war who saw all the horrors of the war is to tell the historical truth to young people so that they understand the price our country paid for the Great Victory. Vladimir Parakhnevich, Chairman of the Mogilev Regional Association of Young Prisoners of War, said about it at the meeting dedicated to Day of the Liberation of Nazi Camps.

Still in the service

Airforce veteran Ivan Matveev celebrated his 90th birthday. Respectable age. He seems to prefer having a rest. But Ivan Grigorievich tries to do his best for young generation not to forget our fathers' and grandfathers' great deeds.

Fought for victory

This year Mogilev region celebrates the 75th anniversary of the city's defense from fascists. Only few people having defended the city are alive now.

“I clearly remember the events that took place 70 years ago”

On the threshold of the Day of Belarusian Militia Mikhail Orekhovsky, the veteran of the Great Patriotic War, BSSR Internal Affairs Ministry veteran, retired colonel, and the chairman of the regional council of veterans, colonel in reserve Evgeny Kovalyonok, visited the Mogilev regional cadet college.

Mogilev region starts the action “A veteran lives here”

February 2 Mogilev region started the action “A veteran lives here”. The memorable notices appeared by the flats where the veterans Mikhail Loshnetsa and Anatoly Nepokaichitsky live. The information is provided by Valentina Melnikova, chairman of the regional board of the Belarusian Peace Fund.

Mogilev region to join the action “A veteran lives here”

Mogilev region will join the action “A veteran lives here”. The information is provided by Valentina Melnikova, chairman of the regional board of the Belarusian Peace Fund.

“Vikkru” finds out new details of the fighting of 1941 Mogilev region

“Vikkru” found out new details of the fighting of 1941 Mogilev region. The information is provided by Nikolai Borisenko, chairman of “Vikkru” organization.

The mission of being a tankman

The Soviet tankmen made a great contribution to the victory in the Great Patriotic War. One of them was our fellow-townsman, the double Hero of the USSR colonel Stepan Fyodorovich Shutov.

Remains of Red Army soldiers and civilians to rebury September 11 in Bobruisk district

Remains of Red Army soldiers and civilians will be reburied September 11 in Velichkovo village, Bobruisk district. Svetlana Nosove, deputy head of the district administration, says that representatives of the 52nd specialized search battalion have been searching for the fallen soldiers and civilians for six years.

Specialists establish facts about an inscribed medallion of an unknown participant of the Dnepr line defence

Specialists established facts about an inscribed medallion of an unknown participant of the Dnepr line defence. Remains of a soldier were found this summer during the filed expedition of searchers in Mogilev district, not far from the Polna River.

Personal medallions of two soldiers perished at the war beginning found in Mogilev

Personal medallions of two soldiers of the Red Army were found in Mogilev. The information about the possible place of burial dated back to the Great Patriotic War was received from a citizen of Sidorovichy village of Mogilev district, the head of "VIKKRU" Nikolai Borisenko told. 

Some individuals try to rewrite the history of the GPW which is unreasonable – Domanevsky

Some individuals try to rewrite the history of the GPW which is unreasonable. The opinion was expressed by Vladimir Domanevsky.

In Klichev district Mogilev school children find burial places of the Red Army soldiers shot in 1941

In Klichev district Mogilev school children of secondary school №25 found burial places of the Red Army soldiers shot in 1941. The information is provided by the Mogilev history and patriotic club “VIKKRU”.

Future generations shouldn't allow WWII results to be revised

Future generations shouldn't allow the WWII results to be revised, retired captain III rank, head of the city organisation of the Belarusian union of military seamen Vladimir Zuzkevich told.

Almost all Mogilev region's veterans have received benefits timed to 70th anniversary of Victory

Almost all Mogilev region's veterans have already been paid benefits timed to the 70th anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War. The information was provided by the head of Mogilev region executive committee's department of pensions and benefits Vera Shlapakova told.

Local historian wrote the book "Citizens of Klimovichi - participants of Stalingradskaya battle"

Klimovichi district library held the presentation of the book "Citizens of Klimovichi - participants of Stalingradskaya battle". The sixth edition of the local historian, member of the Union of Writers of Belarus Alexei Kozhemyako was published on his own nickel.

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