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Living history lesson


A living history lesson was with shots, explosions and armored vehicles. A military-patriotic festival was held in the capital. A large-scale event was timed to the 74th anniversary of the liberation of Tiraspol from the German fascist invaders. The organizers of the event were the Pridnestrovian Association of War Veterans in Afghanistan and "The Heirs of Victory" military-patriotic club, volunteers were also involved.

The memorable date for Tiraspol was so widely celebrated last year for the first time. A grandiose reconstruction of the battle on the banks of the Dniester River then gathered approximately a thousand citizens and guests of the capital. This year the organizers prepared more surprises. The sea of ​​pleasure was received by adults and children. Anyone could not only see, but also shoot from real weapons. Among the exhibits, which were especially interesting for young people, there were weapons and equipment of the Great Patriotic War. There was also an exhibition of retro cars, as well as an exposition dedicated to the medieval battle of knights. In addition, everyone could shoot with weapons for airsoft and paintball, as well as bow and crossbow.

The deputy of the Supreme Council, Chairman of the Pridnestrovian Association of War Veterans in Afghanistan, Igor Buga emphasizes that the goal of the holiday is first of all the education of patriotism and respect for its history.

Then the entertainment program was demonstrated by motocross athletes. Demonstrative speeches were presented by the special forces of the Ministry of State Security. The culmination of the festival was a spectacular reconstruction of the battle episode. The successors of the victory demonstrated the seizure of the German armored personnel carrier. The main goal of the reconstruction is to show that the feat of liberators is not forgotten.

A field kitchen was organized on the city beach, the Cossacks treated guests with a soup. The Cossack Choir performed with a great concert program. The number of people who came to the event, says that the history of the province is not indifferent to the inhabitants of the republic.