Around 250,000 people from 84 countries visited the Khatyn State Memorial Complex in Belarus in 2019, director of the complex Artur Zelsky told journalists on 30 April, BelTA has learned.
“A lot of people come here, including many families. Today it is important to preserve the historical memory through family education. Joint efforts of all stakeholders are of essence, including educational systems, mass media, and, of course, the family,” Artur Zelsky said.
The Khatyn Memorial...
More than 7,600 memorial sites will be tided up in Belarus ahead of 9 May, Vadim Demko, head of the waste management department of the waste management, biological and landscape diversity directorate at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, said during an online conference on BelTA's website.
“Every year by 9 May, the country tidies up 7,665 memorial sites, places of military and combat glory, cemeteries of soldiers and partisans of the Great Patriotic War, and...