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Memorial In Akbulak
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Memorial to the fallen in the Great Patriotic war and to Soviet soldiers-intrnationalists died in Afganistan, in rayon center Akbulak of Orenburg region. The Soviet Union has suffered great losses in World War II. About 27 million lives were the victory price. It's come a national tradition - to assign flowers to monuments of war heroes on V-days, every May the 9th. At 3:17 p. m. on 26th of June, 2013.

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