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Jerusalem marked the anniversary of the victory of Soviet troops in the Battle of Stalingrad

04.02.2023 ТАСС 63 просмотров

Patriotic education of young people was discussed in Israel on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad.

International round table dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Soviet troops in The Battle of Stalingrad and dedicated to the issues of patriotic education of youth, took place on Friday at St. Sergius Courtyard in Jerusalem. In particular, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Anatoly Viktorov, Ambassador of Belarus to the Jewish state Evgeny Vorobyov, representatives of Israeli and Russian public organizations, Director of the Russian House in Tel Aviv Denis Parkhomchuk told TASS correspondent. "Russian Ambassador Anatoly Viktorov in his speech noted the importance of preserving historical memory and bringing historical truth to the younger generation, and also noted that 

Russia and Israel have full mutual understanding and support in this area," Parkhomchuk said.

According to him, the main topic of the round table organized by the Russian House together with the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the victory in the Battle of Stalingrad, the "heroic pages of the Great Patriotic War as the basis of patriotic education of young people in Russia and abroad".

During the discussion, the participants talked about a number of museum and educational projects in the field of preserving historical memory, Parkhomchuk noted. In particular, a story was presented about the Stalingrad Star of David project, which has been implemented since 2020. Russian Russian House will demonstrate the exhibition, which was made based on the results of this project in Russian and Hebrew, telling about the role of Jewish soldiers and civilians in the victory in the Battle of Stalingrad, in many cities of Israel," the agency interlocutor said.

In addition, an electronic exhibition "The Ice Loop of Stalingrad" was presented, prepared by the Victory Museum at Poklonnaya Hill specially for the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad, said Parkhomchuk. "The participants of the round table from Israel and Russia — from Moscow, Volgograd — we agreed to continue contacts and participate in joint events to preserve historical memory," said the head of the Russian House in Tel Aviv. "The topic of our round table — the education of youth — is one of the most relevant now, even our President [Vladimir Putin] yesterday [at a meeting with representatives of patriotic and youth organizations in Volgograd] focused on this special attention," Parkhomchuk added.

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