President Hails Heroism of Slovenian WWII Patriots

Ribnica, 15 May - Addressing a ceremony marking TIGR's armed resistance against the Italian occupying forces in Ribnica on Saturday, President Danilo Tuerk underlined the importance of the national liberation movement. Set up in 1927, TIGR was the first anti-Fascist group in Europe.

Ribnica
President Danilo Tuerk (right) at a ceremony at marking TIGR's armed resistance against the Italian occupying forces.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ribnica
President Danilo Tuerk (right) at a ceremony at marking TIGR's armed resistance against the Italian occupying forces.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ribnica
President Danilo Tuerk at a ceremony at marking TIGR's armed resistance against the Italian occupying forces.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ribnica
President Danilo Tuerk addressing a ceremony at marking TIGR's armed resistance against the Italian occupying forces.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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