On October 14, in the Emblem Hall of the Nizhny Novgorod Fair, the grand opening of the forum “Cities of Labor Valor. Victory was forged in the rear. ” It is reported by “NTA-Volga region”.
The purpose of the event is to form a community for preserving the historical memory of the contribution of the rear to the common Victory on the basis of cities awarded the honorary title “City of Labor Valor”. The forum was organized with the support of the Presidential Grants Fund.
It is known that Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a telegram to the hosts of the event, in which he congratulated the participants, organizers and guests of the forum on the opening. In it, he expressed confidence that residents of large and small cities will respect “the invaluable historical, patriotic, creative heritage of the legendary worship of the winners” and will also contribute to the cause of their native country.
The forum is attended by about 200 representatives of cities-holders of the honorary title, as well as the largest enterprises of the country, awarded for their valiant work during the Great Patriotic War with orders and Red Banners of the State Defense Committee.
Participants will present relevant and promising projects aimed at preserving the historical memory of the labor feat. The event will run until October 16.
Earlier in October, it was reported that a 76-millimeter artillery shell of the Great Patriotic War was found and neutralized in Nizhny Novgorod. He was found in the Sormovsky district. Representatives of the Russian Guard came to the place of discovery – they examined the area, neutralized and removed the shell, and then destroyed it, observing safety requirements.