Irina Flige: Truthful and Complete Information about the Past is Important for Freedom

posted 10 Apr 2012, 12:48 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 10 Apr 2012, 12:57 ]
Source: (info), 06/04/12

· Human rights defenders  · Human rights education  · St. Petersburg & Leningrad region  · Victims of repression

“All the work on the Memorial archives has the goal of making the testimonies from the past accessible to a wider circle of people so that the history of the state terror of the Soviet period can be documented, known and understood by all humanity” - Irina Flige of the St. Petersburg Memorial Research Centre

As has already reported, St. Petersburg Memorial Research Centre has been awarded the prestigious Freedom of Expression prize. [Read more]