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Yekaterinburg War Memorial, Yekaterinburg
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Pay respect to the lives lost in the conflicts of the late 20th and early 21st century at Yekaterinburg War Memorial. This touching monument was initially erected in memory of the casualties of the Afghan War, and was later expanded to include the victims of the war in Chechnya. Curved black marble pillars that bear the years of conflicts and the names of the fallen surrounded the statue of a soldier with his head bowed. In front of the memorial you'll often see flowers left by people to honor those who are gone but not forgotten. Work out when and for how long to visit Yekaterinburg War Memorial and other Yekaterinburg attractions using our handy Yekaterinburg vacation trip planner.
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  • The monument, leaving a lasting impression. Many Uralic guys died in Afghanistan, as part of its international duty. It was painful to hear the 90-s, it's all in vain, that they are occupiers. This monument is a debt of honor to our guys. We will always remember you, heroes of our time.
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  • One of the most penetrating works by sculptor Konstantin Grünberg, dedicated to soldiers-Afghans
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  • Impressive and at the same time sad, recalls the sorrowful events of local wars of recent decades. Is located on the square in front of the district House of officers, there are square and fountain, you can sit. Symbolic place in Yekaterinburg is one of the best monuments to fallen, in my opinion. visit. any tram tram on the street. Lunacharskogo or on foot from the main avenue
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