On October 29, on the eve of the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Political Repressions, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the «Returning the Names» event at the Solovetsky Stone on Lubyanka Square.
Tatiana Moskalkova read aloud the stories of people shot during the years of Soviet repression. In addition, the High Commissioner emphasized the importance of the memorable date. According to the federal ombudswoman, human rights and freedoms are inviolable.
"Today, for the 13th time, we gather at the Solovetsky stone as a symbol of sorrow, memory and repentance in order to remember those people who became the victims of repression in the
The "Returning the Names" event was first held 12 years ago. Indifferent people read aloud the names of the dead, lay flowers at the memorial, light candles.