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In Russia it is put on the account about 19 thousand military burial places

. In all territory of the Russian Federation, according to last data, it is passported (it is put on the account) about 19 thousand military burial places in which repose more than three millions lost defenders of Fatherland. About it it is SPK in a MSG on a site of the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation.

" As of January, 1st, 2007, in territory of the Russian Federation it is passported 18 thousand 703 military burial places in which it is buried 3 million 63 thousand 655 lost defenders of Fatherland. Certification of military burial places in territory of the Russian Federation is spent now at level of 85 % " - marks a source.

Mately ABT again revealed military burial places, additional data on victims arrive and are processed in Military - memolnom the CTR of Armed forces of the Russian Federation.

According to the Minister of Defence, the Russian (Soviet) military burial places are and in territory of 49 states of near and far abroad.

" In territory of the countries of the near abroad... 251 military burial place in which it is buried 1 million 683 thousand 846 persons that makes less than 50 % of all burial places in territory of the countries of the near abroad is passported 7 thousand. In territory of the countries of the far abroad - in Europe and Asia - it is passported 4 thousand 636 military burial places in which 103 persons are buried 2 million 535 thousand that makes about 70 % of all Russian (Soviet) burial places abroad " - informs the ministry.

With a view of preservation and maintenance in proper condition military burial places Russia has already entered into intergovernmental agreements with 10 states of Europe and Asia - Hungary, Germany, Italy, Mongolia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Finland, Czechia and Japan.

" WRK on the conclusion of similar agreements W a number of other states " Is conducted; - it is marked in a MSG of the Minister of Defence.