Rus News Journal

The governor of Stavropol Territory has handed over anniversary medals to veterans of the Second World War

is a fair tribute to the people making pride of the Russian state, - Valery Gaevsky has told, handing over to veterans of Stavropolsky edge anniversary medals 65 years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941 - 1945 .

Solemn ceremony has taken place in the Government House in Stavropol. More than 100 persons from Stavropol, Budyonnovsk, Georgievsk, Essentukov, Zheleznovodsk, Kislovodsk, Pyatigorsk, Lermontov, Nevinnomyssk and more 22 areas of edge have received anniversary medals from hands of the governor. As informs a press - service of the governor of Stavropol Territory, among awarded Heroes of Soviet Union, Full gentlemen of order of Glory and Heroes of Socialist work.

- That to ignore nobody, at drawing up of lists regional enforcement authorities, administrations of all without an exception of municipalities, regional Council of veterans and 35 regional and city veteran organisations have been involved, - have informed in a press - service.

By the way to hand over medals to each veteran of the power will try till May, 9th. And if will not be in time (after all all to Stavropol Territory more than 60 000 persons should receive distinctions) will continue and after the Victory feast. If someone from veterans on a state of health cannot come on solemn ceremony in the city or settlement awards to it will bring on the house and will hand over not less solemnly.