Residents of Dushanbe on the anniversary of the beginning of world war II held a community work day at the cemetery

In Dushanbe to honor the heroes of the anniversary of the great Patriotic war brought together representatives of diplomatic missions, soldiers and citizens, reports channel “MIR 24”.

On the walk of Fame memorial cemetery took place the action “Star of memory”. The fallen in the great Patriotic war observed a minute of silence.

“Tajikistan has lost more than 100 thousand people. On June 22, when he heard the first words that began the Great Patriotic war, more than 5 thousand applications were received from Tajik people in the first 10 days, and more than 120 thousand went to the front before the October, 1941,” said military historian Gafur Shermatov.

The protesters staged at the cemetery Saturday: painted the fence, washed the monuments, put in order the graves and cleared the area from last year’s leaves.