“Russian World”: International “Week of Memory” was opened in Sevastopol

28/08/2020 21:41

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The Program of the International Historical and Patriotic Program “Week of Memory”, which opened in Sevastopol include conferences, a festival of cuisine, exhibitions, historical quests and other events. The program dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic war will last until September 3, reports the website of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly.

A series of events opened in the Museum Historical and Memorial Complex “35th coastal battery”, which perpetuated the memory of the Sevastopol defenders. The Opening ceremony was attended by top officials of Sevastopol and Crimea, experts from the regions of Russia, as well as India, France, Lithuania and other countries.

The program includes a scientific and practical videoconference dedicated to preserving the historical truth about the war, a festival of national cuisine of the peoples of Crimea, a demonstration of historical films about the war, excursions, photo exhibitions and a historical quest.

Participants of the event are representatives of archives and museums, university teachers and students, scientists, schoolchildren, and public figures from different countries. The “Week of Memory” is organized by the Crimean Eurasian School of Partnership.