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Celebration of the 71st anniversary of Victory in 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War in Iceland

On May 9, the Russian Embassy in Iceland held several events dedicated to the 71st anniversary of Victory in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War including a wreath-laying ceremony at the Fossvogur Cemetery in Reykjavik, the “Immortal Regiment” meeting of descendants of the Great Patriotic War soldiers and a reception in the Embassy.

Among the participants were representatives of the Icelandic authorities, diplomatic corps in Iceland, NGOs, M.Mitrofanova one of two veterans of the Great Patriotic War living in Iceland and Russian-speaking compatriots.