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Now Day of Remembrance for victims of political repression

October 30 2006

On Monday in Lubyanka Square in Solovetsky stone on the day of memory of victims of political repression will be a memorial event. The initiators of the action by public organizations of the capital: Moscow Association of victims of illegal repression and Regional Public Organization of Victims of Political Repression "Moscow memorial.

Former prisoners of the Gulag, and their relatives, as well as public figures, MPs, representatives of the supreme bodies of state power in Russia, the Constitutional Court, the Moscow government, embassies and offices will participate in the event.

Action starts at 12 am with a moment of silence. After this meeting will be held, after which a Solovetskomu stones will be laid flowers and wreaths.

At 15:00 the same day in the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall will be meeting on the day of memory of victims of political repression. The invited 400 people - representatives of public organizations of victims of political repression. For the participants of the meeting prepared a concert and gifts.

In 1991, on October 30 was declared Day of Remembrance of Victims of Political Repression. In Moskvu15 years ago at the initiative of the Memorial Society of Solovki prison camp was taken Solovetsky stone. Stone was decided to install on Lubyanka Square - in memory of victims of the Gulag. Reportedly NEWS

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