LOGOISK DISTRICT, 22 March (BelTA) – Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko will take part in a commemorative event dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Khatyn tragedy, BelTA informs.
Upon arrival, the head of state will tour the museum, honor the memory of the victims of the tragedy, and lay a wreath.
The new museum was built in the memorial complex by the 80th anniversary of the Khatyn tragedy upon the instruction of Aleksandr Lukashenko. The head of state drew attention to the importance of preserving the original appearance, Everything should be simple and humble, the president emphasized as he visited Khatyn on 16 April 2022. “We have to complete everything by this anniversary. Start building the museum right away. The exhibition it will have is the key element. I want people's hearts broken already before they step in here,” the president said back then.