Malta represented at the commemoration of the 77th Anniversary of the lifting of Leningrad Nazi blockade

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Feb 11, 2021
 
The Honorary Consul of Malta in St. Petersburg, Mr. Oleg Onokov, participated at the important commemoration of the 77th Anniversary of the utterly devastating Nazi blockade on Leningrad during WWII.  

During this blockade more than 800’000 civilians were killed but notwithstanding this devastation, the people of Leningrad, today St. Petersburg, endured alone but heroically against the might of the Nazi war machine.

The Honorary Consul of Malta placed a wreath of flowers at the Piskariovskoe Memorial Cemetery.

The wreath of flowers at the Piskariovskoe Memorial Cemetery placed by the Honorary Consul of Malta