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Victory Memorial to Soviet Army, Riga, Latvia

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The Victory Memorial to Soviet Army in Riga, Latvia was erected in 1985 to commemorate the Soviet Army's victory over Nazi Germany in World War II.

It consists of a 79 meter tall obelisk and two groups of sculptures, symbolizing Mother Russia and Red Army soldiers.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victory_Memorial_to_Soviet_Army_%28Riga%29

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Originated from a small fishermen village, for centuries Riga has been an important part of the trade chain between Russia and Western Europe. A lively crossroad of cultures and backgrounds for over 800 years, the historical centre of Riga has accumulated an impressive cultural baggage and today is justly included in the UNESCO’s World Heritage list.

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