Celebration of the 72nd anniversary of Victory in 1941-1945 Great Patriotic
War in Iceland
On 9 May 2017 Victory in the Great Patriotic War was traditionally
celebrated in Reykjavik with a wreath laying ceremony at the Fossvogur
Cemetery, the “Immortal Regiment” meeting of descendants of the Great
Patriotic War soldiers and a reception in the Embassy.
The participants included representatives of the Icelandic authorities,
diplomatic corps in Iceland, NGOs, M.Mitrofanova the only veteran of the
Great Patriotic War living in Iceland, Russian community.