User name
Password

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

Help

Russia remembers WWII POWs in Maribor, museum still in pipeline

Maribor, 3 May - Delegations of the Maribor municipality and the Russian Embassy in Slovenia paid their respects Wednesday to Soviet prisoners of war who died at a Nazi camp in the city ahead of Russia's Victory Day. A museum has been planned on the site for three years, but negotiations on the details are still ongoing.

Maribor
Yury Metelev (left), the head of the Russian Science and Culture Centre, and Maribor Mayor Andrej Fištravec, lay a wreath on the site of a WWII Nazi camp for POWs Stalag XVIII D.
Photo: Andreja Seršen Dobaj/STA

Maribor
Yury Metelev (left), the head of the Russian Science and Culture Centre, and Maribor Mayor Andrej Fištravec, lay a wreath on the site of a WWII Nazi camp for POWs Stalag XVIII D.
Photo: Andreja Seršen Dobaj/STA

The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.
The news item consists of 1.575 characters (without spaces) or 329 words words.

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

ale/sm
© STA, 2017