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Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom, Bishkek

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Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom symbolizes the eternal fight of good versus evil, but in more local terms it commemorates the local people's fight for a better government. The 7 m (23 ft) high monument features two massive marble blocks and a sculptural group of three men pushing a black rock away from a white one. The monument is dedicated to the people who were killed and injured by the police in 2002 and 2010 demonstrations. Our Bishkek itinerary builder makes visiting Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom and other Bishkek attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Monument built to remember the fallen during the Stalinist repression, is located in the enormous sunny expanse of freedom square.
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  • One of the best monuments in the world symbolizing impressively the fight of the people for freedom and democracy in XXI century.  more »
  • Every country goes through a struggle and although things look relatively quiet now, the country did witness civil war and unrest. It always takes individuals who are willing to sacrifice themselves f...  more »

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When staying in Bishkek, you can choose from numerous accommodation options, ranging widely in pricing and amenities. Many backpacker-style lodgings, concentrated mostly in the city center near the railway station, offer dormitory and private homestay rooms. In the mid-range, a number of hotels and guesthouses in the city have decent amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, television, and air-conditioning. If you wish to splurge on a more luxurious room during your stay, several upscale hotels, especially in the business district, boast pools, conference rooms, and modern amenities.
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