Of victims of political repression remembered in Russia. Only in the years of Stalin’s political repressions, was shot more than a million people, but the exact number is still unknown.
In Russia remember the victims of political repression. In Moscow will open the national memorial «the Wall of sorrow», reports «TV Center».
Yesterday in the centre of the capital was held a commemorative event «Return of names». At the Solovetsky stone on Lubyanka square, lit candles, and for hours read the names and brief biographies of executed on political charges.
On Monday, a similar event will be held at Butovo. Reading will be the first to be held in front of the memorial «Garden of remembrance» opened in late September. In the list — more than 20 thousand names. During the years of Stalinist repression, according to some, the country was shot more than a million people. The exact number of victims is still unknown.