In Mogilev honored the victims of totalitarianism

A dozen activists of social organizations and political parties came to the prospect of Mogilev Dimitrov to the Cross of memory, to honor the victims of totalitarian and authoritarian regimes.

At the spot where the cross now, people have started to kill the Bolsheviks in 1918. The first Catholic Orthodox priests perished.

At the site of the massacres took place a short memorial service. In memory of the innocent victims humans activists laid wreaths and flowers were silent for a minute.

Coming on the pan-European Day of Remembrance at the Cross offered to create a party activist, freedom and progress Yuri Stukalov.

'This Day extremely important for Belarus. A large number of Belarusians had to endure what the political genocide. About this day it is important to always remember that this does not happen again. Unfortunately for Belarus this day remains relevant as remain unsolved disappearances of famous Belarusian politicians. While the fate of the disappeared politicians will not come to an end one of the citizens of Belarus can be sure of their destiny, "- said Yuri Stukalov.

The truth about the quarry, on which now stands on the cross, became known in the late eighties of the last century. Builders for their needs taken sand and stumbled upon human remains. What a number of people killed is not known.

Dimitrov's cross found Aug. 23, 1989. According to the chairman of the Mogilev Branch of the Society of Victims of Political Repression Larissa Shukaylo Executive Committee authorized the establishment of the cross instead of the plaque. Supposedly already made its layout. According to Shukaylo himself memorial sign the necessary funds in the amount of ten thousand dollars. They have to gather together because they are not in power.


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