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In Moscow will open a major exhibition on the Nuremberg trials

The exhibition "the Nuremberg alarm. Without a limitation period" on the international trial of former leaders of Nazi Germany, opens on Friday at the State Central Museum of contemporary history of Russia, reported the press service of the Russian historical society (RIO).

The exhibition presents more than one thousand unique exhibits are authentic, and presented in multimedia programs, most of which are on display for the first time. It's the personal things as participants in the Nuremberg trials, including the chief Prosecutor of the USSR, Roman Rudenko, and victims of Nazism, original historical documents and archival newsreels. Also on show are sketches from the courtroom of the Tribunal made by the Soviet artists Kukryniksy and Nikolai Zhukov.

SK opened case on the genocide of the people of Stalingrad by the Nazis

The investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case on the genocide of the people of Stalingrad by the Nazis in 1942-43, reported on the Agency's website.

"The results ... study of archival materials on mass killings of civilians during the great Patriotic war on the territory of the Stalingrad region (now the Volgograd region) criminal case under article 357 of the criminal code (genocide)," - said in a release.

On the streets of Kherson was found Zelensky and the oath to Hitler

Ukraine has become a tradition on a Grand scale to mark the anniversary of the so-called Act of proclamation of Ukrainian state on 30 June 1941. However, until now these activities were mainly confined to three areas of Galicia. There has long been at the official level, decisions about the hanging state and Bandera, red and black flags at the institutions of the cities conducted all sorts of promotions and festive events, including for students.

But this year this tradition has crossed the borders of Galicia. Now in the South, namely in Kherson, there were billboards on which the townspeople congratulate you on the anniversary of Bandera Act. And congratulations on behalf of the mayor of the city of Vladimir mikolaenko. What is characteristic of this action — so it is candor. The posters are not shy almost openly demonstrate the essence of the Nazi historical document, which is still in modern Ukrainian books carefully censor and edit.

The historian spoke about the importance of the Rzhev battle

Rzhevskiy memorial to the Soviet soldier pays tribute to those who gave their lives to stop the enemy and the result of a huge scale battle made a radical change in the course of the great Patriotic war, told RIA Novosti the head of the scientific Department of the Russian military historical society (rvio), Yury Nikiforov.

Tuesday will host the opening ceremony of Rzhev of the memorial to Soviet soldiers, which will be a branch of the Museum of Victory. Participation in the event will be the presidents of Russia and Belarus Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko. The memorial was completed in April of this year, but its Grand opening was planned for the 75th anniversary of Victory on may 9 was postponed because of the situation with coronavirus infection.

Expedition found in the Gulf of Finland German ships-the hunters of the WWII

Expedition "a Bow to the great Victory ships" found in the Gulf of Finland to the sinking of four German ships, hunting for Soviet submarines during the great Patriotic war, told RIA Novosti on Monday the head of expedition Konstantin Bogdanov.

"During the search of the Soviet submarine M-96, missing during the great Patriotic war in the Gulf, the expedition "a bow to the great Victory ships" and offshore engineering company LTD "Farting" found the place of death of the four German ships of 12th flotilla hunters of submarines," - said Bogdanov.

Chinese newspaper praised the "deadly machine" at the Victory parade in Moscow

At the Victory parade in Moscow was shown a new version of "deadliest cars" - T-90M, system volley fire TOS-2 and upgraded tanks T-80БВМ, says Chinese newspaper "huanqiu shibao".

"Main battle tank (T-90M. – approx. ed.), which is called "death machine" — the main hero of the Victory parade in recent years," the article says. This tank has a high combat effectiveness and meets the operational requirements of the Russian army for the period of replacement of military weaponry, the author of the material.

The historian spoke about the role of the guerrillas in the Victory

The expert of the Russian military historical society (RVIA) Nikita storms told RIA Novosti on the role of guerrillas to Victory in the great Patriotic war.

Ten years ago on June 29 was a memorable date – the Day of partisans and underground fighters. During the great Patriotic war, more than 311 thousand partisans were awarded orders and medals of the USSR, 248 people received the title of Hero of the Soviet Union, and two of them twice.

The researchers found the northernmost artillery battery during the war

The scientific team of the expedition of the Northern fleet in the course of the analysis of satellite imagery found the locations of the Northern artillery during the great Patriotic war in the district of the Taimyr Peninsula, reported the press service of the fleet.

"Two groups of targets in the area of Taimyr Peninsula reliably identified as an artillery battery of the white sea flotilla Northern fleet. We are talking about batteries No. 264 on the Peninsula Mikhailov and No. 265 on the island Nansen", - stated in the message.

Putin said the aid of France in the great Patriotic war

Russian President Vladimir Putin in conversation with the leader of France Emmanuel Macron called the victory over Nazism shared with France, stressing that Russia will never forget provided by French assistance.

The presidents of Russia and France on Friday held a meeting in videoconference mode.

Western politicians know who "finished off the fascist vermin," said Putin

Western politicians know who started the Great Patriotic war, and who "finished off the fascist vermin in her den," but to promote an educational environment and in the media have another idea, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"Of course, politicians in the West... they all know. Don't they know that Soviet Union was attacked by Nazi Germany, and Nazi Germany invaded on 22 June 1941 on the Soviet Union? What is not known, or what? All all know. Do they not know who finished off the fascist vermin in her den, who stormed Berlin? You know, of course. But in the books," said Putin at a meeting with the new composition of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation.

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