Large-scale excavations are taking place in the Novgorod region. There started the international military-historical expedition «Northwest front».
Part in the expedition are taking more than 400 activists from Russia, Belarus, Germany, USA and other countries, said «TV Center». For two weeks they will be looking for the remains of soldiers killed during the great Patriotic war. Excavations held in the territory of Demyansky district, where in 1942 the Soviet troops took pot numerous grouping. As told the organizers of the expedition, for novice searchers will conduct lectures and master classes on military archaeology.