Rus News Journal

Photos have told to inhabitants of Belarus about a grief and suffering in South Ossetia

Photo-exhibition South Ossetia 1991 - 2008 opened in foyer of Executive committee of the CIS in Minsk, forces to shorten a stride of everyone who enters here. Thus seldom who manages to be kept from emotional comments - though in the visitors` book till now there was no record. you see in this building a lot of such who saw and has endured war personally, - diplomats speak. - and a grief and sufferings to make comments it is inappropriate...

it is valid, hardly probable someone begins to discuss skill of the photographer when its objective fixes a sight of the old woman who have just got out from - under fragments of the destroyed building...

- Photo-exhibition about today of South Ossetia we prepared for a long time, long before events 7 - on August, 8th, - the constant representative of the Russian Federation in the CIS Evgenie Belov tells. - Absolutely other, peace exhibition in this case reflected. But it has appeared that it is operatively necessary to change, search for all other photos...

the Video series at an exhibition has turned out rather eloquent, after all almost in all photos here - children. Tiny, frightened, crippled, with dolls on hospital cots in 1991... In a brand new school uniform and motley national dresses, against it is impossible beautiful mountains - 10, 15 years later... And again on hospital cots - defenceless kids of new century and those who were children 17 years ago...

By the way, it is not excluded that photo-exhibition South Ossetia 1991 - 2008 becomes mobile - the Belarus high schools are already built in turn, wishing to catch it at least for some days.