User name
Password

Don't have a user name yet?
Register here.

Help

Minister: Death of POWs Reason for Slovenia-Russia Friendship

Kranjska Gora, 25 July - Culture Minister Majda Sirca, who addressed on Sunday a ceremony commemorating the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs, said that sometimes death can be the reason for a new beginning: the new friendship between Slovenia and Russia.

Kranjska Gora
Speaker Pavel Gantar (right) shakes hands with Deputy Speaker of the Russian Duma Lyubov Sliska (left)
Photo: TIna Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Speaker Pavel Gantar (right) shakes hands with Deputy Speaker of the Russian Duma Lyubov Sliska (left)
Photo: TIna Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Deputy Speaker of the Russian Duma Lyubov Sliska lays a wrath at the Russian Chapel.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Culture Minister Majda Sirca lays a wrath at the Russian Chapel.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Culture Minister Majda Sirca addressing a ceremony remembering the death of over 300 Russian POWs from WWI who were killed in an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Deputy Speaker of the Russian Duma Lyubov Sliska addressing a ceremony remembering the death of over 300 Russian POWs from WWI who were killed in an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Culture Minister Majda Sirca addressing a ceremony remembering the death of over 300 Russian POWs from WWI who were killed in an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
Deputy Speaker of the Russian Duma Lyubov Sliska (left) talking to Prime Minister Borut Pahor (right) and Speaker Pavel Gantar (centre).
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

Kranjska Gora
A ceremony at the Russian Chapel commemorates the death of over 300 WWI Russian POWs who were killed by an avalanche in 1916 while building the Vrsic mountain pass road.
Photo: Tina Kosec/STA

The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.
The news item consists of 1.257 characters (without spaces) or 253 words words.

Buy the news item. Price: 2 tokens; on account: 0 tokens.

mas/mas
© STA, 2010