From September 1 to September 14 in the Rzhevsky district of the Tver region the annual International military-historical expedition "Rzhev. Kalinin Front" will take place. The Memory Watch is organized by the Russian Military History Society and the Government of the Tver Region. More than 500 people from different regions of the country, as well as from Kazakhstan, Latvia and Lithuania will conduct research on places of deadly battles.
The periodical Deutsche Welle published a German historians’ survey of the opinions on the theme of the Battle of Kursk. The material describes a number of myths and legends. They are refuted by Mikhail Myagkov, the Scientific Director of the Russian Military Historical Society.
August 25 to September 5, as part of the plan of the Russian Defense Ministry to perpetuate the memory of those killed at protection of the Fatherland and according to the appeal of the Government of Karelia the Regional office of the Russian Military Historical Society (RMHS) in the Leningrad Region will carry out search works in Medvezhyegorsk the area of the republic. Territories that were in 1941-1944 under the Finnish occupation will be inspected.
The Russian community of historians published a declaration on the inadmissibility of revisionism in regard to the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War. The document was adopted at the Scientific and Practical Conference "1943. From Kursk to the Dnieper, organized by the Russian Military Historical Society in the Victory Museum. The event is timed to the 75th anniversary of the victory in the Battle of Kursk.
Yesterday, on the territory of the Victory Museum (Moscow), with the support of the Russian Military Historical Society, the festival "Day of the Frontline Dog" was held. The feast was dedicated to the exploits of service dogs during the Great Patriotic War.
The official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova supported the idea of creating a digital map of all monuments to Soviet soldiers in Poland. She said this today at a briefing in Svetlogorsk, Kaliningrad region.
The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on the Day of Air Force published declassified archival materials on its website, telling about some pages of the history of this kind of troops. Media projects of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation were repeatedly awarded with the prize of the Russian Military Historical Society "Soldier of History".