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Russian Chapel ceremony underlines importance of peace

Kranjska Gora, 28 July - Striving for lasting peace is the most noble endeavour of humanity, President Borut Pahor said as he addressed on Saturday the annual ceremony remembering the Russian POWs who died in an avalanche while building the Vršič mountain pass during World War I.

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Annual Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Kranjska Gora
President Borut Pahor addresses the annual Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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People are gathering for the annual Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Kranjska Gora
Annual Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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President Borut Pahor leays a wreath at the monument to Russian POWs who died building Vršič mountain pass.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

Kranjska Gora
President Borut Pahor leays a wreath at the monument to Russian POWs who died building Vršič mountain pass.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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Russian Orthodox Church dignitaries at the Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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Russian Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media Konstantin Noskov addresses the annual Russian Chapel ceremony.
Photo: Tamino Petelinšek/STA

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