In Memory of Those from Ryazan who were Victims of Soviet Repression

posted 1 Nov 2012, 15:00 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 1 Nov 2012, 15:00 ]
31 October 2012 

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· Ryazan region  · Victims of repression  · Human rights defenders  Human rights education 

On 30th October 2012 a series of events took place dedicated to the Day of Remembrance for Victims of Political Repression. 

A memorial was unveiled at the cemetery of NKVD camp No. 178-454 in memory of people from Ryazan who were victims of Soviet state terror. The creators of the memorial were the Ryazan sculptors and designers Vasily Gorbunov and Polina Boyarinova. [Read more]