Правительство республики, вероятно, не примет участия в траурных мероприятиях 5 августа 2017 года на Мемориальном кладбище «Сандармох». Такой ответ пришел из администрации главы на запрос редакции «7×7».
A short 6-minute interview recorded on 24 July 2010
at the funeral of the writer Vasily Firsov in Petrozavodsk.
In a letter to Artur Parfyonchikov, the chairman of the Presidential Human Rights Council, Mikhail Fedotov, has requested that the acting head of the Karelian Republic support the idea of holding yearly commemoratove gatherings on 5 August to mark the beginning of the Great Terror. It is the 80th anniversary of that tragic event this year. It is unlikely that the Government of Karelia will be present at such an event, since it is already taking part in official commemorative events on 30 October. The site of mass burials at Sandarmokh was uncovered in 1997. [Summary]
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