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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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  • This place is simply staggering, nothing of the sort not seen anywhere else in the world. The monument, as if alive, very vividly conveys the spirit, feelings of sadness and some of the participants in those events.
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  • "Black Tulip"-a monument to modernity. a place difficult for perception. during our visit there was a collection of "military intelligence". Next, in the days of the November holidays, monument to hero of the Soviet Union. The AIRBORNE Army General V.f. Margelov, and across the street is the Museum of the GREAT PATRIOTIC WAR (, liked the Museum stands). in general the place turned out to be, with many historical sights.
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  • Honoured memory of the lost. Beautiful, strong composition near the Central Avenue. Who was there that understand and remember all those who have not returned. Very strong composition.
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