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In Austria, the reburial ceremony of the remains of Soviet soldiers

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At the memorial cemetery in Oberwart (Austria, Burgenland), a solemn ceremony was held for the reburial of 38 Soviet soldiers, whose remains were exhumed in the spring in the village of Veltenberg, reports RIA News.


Monument to Soviet soldiers who died during the liberation of Austria from fascism

“Among them are mainly Red Army soldiers from the 316 Rifle Division. Most of all - 12 people - were natives of Ukraine, four were born on the territory of modern Moldova, three - in Kazakhstan, one - in Belarus. Other soldiers arrived to fight in these regions from all over Russia - from the Rostov and Chkalov (now Orenburg) regions, from the Altai Territory and from the Leningrad region, from Kemerovo and from Baikal, from Tatarstan and the Tambov region, ”the agency reports.

The ceremony was attended by diplomats from Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine.

“In the Austrian land are about 80 thousands of our countrymen: prisoners of concentration camps, forced workers, prisoners of war and soldiers. Austria’s careful treatment of Soviet war memorials and monuments is highly appreciated by us, ”said Russian diplomat Igor Nikitin.

Ukrainian Ambassador Alexander Scherba thanked the Austrian authorities for “being attentive and respectful of this difficult legacy and for the opportunity for relatives to bring flowers to a certain place where their family members rest.”

“We mourn the victims, remember this war, which calls us to sanity and preserve peace for our children and subsequent generations. We will always remember that the atrocities of fascism brought people humiliation and death. We will forever honor those who then lost their lives on the battlefields, selflessly worked in the rear, ”added the attache of the Embassy of Kazakhstan Rinat Difranov.

According to the agency, "research at the site of a small cemetery in Welterberg was conducted under the direction of the historian Peter Siksl, who has been searching and re-burial of Soviet citizens in Austria for many years, about which he has already written two books."
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AFP 2016 / Alexander Klein
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  2. Siberian
    Siberian 25 June 2016 12: 31
    +27
    This is a good example of the attitude towards the fallen for freedom from fascism. As a warning to the Baltic states, Ukronazists and other peoples with a short historical memory.
    1. cniza
      cniza 25 June 2016 12: 35
      +19
      Quote: Siberian
      This is a good example of the attitude towards the fallen for freedom from fascism. As a warning to the Baltic states, Ukronazists and other peoples with a short historical memory.


      Thanks to Austria for remembering that terrible war and for not forgetting who won it. Eternal memory to the fallen.
      1. Khariton
        Khariton 25 June 2016 12: 46
        -17%
        “Among them, mainly the Red Army from the 316th Infantry Division. Most of all - 12 people - were natives of Ukraine, four were born on the territory of modern Moldova, three - in Kazakhstan, one - in Belarus. Other soldiers arrived in these regions from all over Russia - from the Rostov and Chkalov (now Orenburg) regions, from the Altai Territory and from the Leningrad Region, from Kemerovo and from Baikal, from Tatarstan and the Tambov Region ”,

        We others mean ..?
        1. Pitot
          Pitot 25 June 2016 15: 44
          -6
          They didn’t understand you along the way .... never mind.
        2. a housewife
          a housewife 25 June 2016 16: 50
          +2
          Just a lot of us. It would be few - would list. In fact of the matter!
        3. Siberia 9444
          Siberia 9444 25 June 2016 21: 27
          +4
          Like others! Western Siberia, Eastern Siberia. This is my fellow countrymen request And the rest who folded their heads so that we would live! I did not understand you belay
      2. Khariton
        Khariton 25 June 2016 12: 56
        -19%
        Quote: cniza
        Quote: Siberian
        This is a good example of the attitude towards the fallen for freedom from fascism. As a warning to the Baltic states, Ukronazists and other peoples with a short historical memory.


        Thanks to Austria for remembering that terrible war and for not forgetting who won it. Eternal memory to the fallen.

        Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?
        1. Eragon
          Eragon 25 June 2016 13: 27
          +28
          Quote: Chariton
          Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?

          Yes, they understood - Soviet soldiers. As you understand, your problem.
          1. Khariton
            Khariton 25 June 2016 13: 32
            -12%
            Quote: Eragon
            Quote: Chariton
            Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?

            Yes, they understood - Soviet soldiers. As you understand, your problem.

            I understood everything correctly ... They divide us!
            1. Alf
              Alf 25 June 2016 14: 55
              +16
              Quote: Chariton
              I understood everything correctly ... They divide us!

              They just do not divide either by nationality or by contribution. Except from others. For the Austrians, these were RUSSIAN SOLDIERS.
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        2. vorobey
          vorobey 25 June 2016 13: 36
          +16
          Quote: Chariton
          Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?


          smack nonsense sir .. fool . sorry for the sharpness ... gentlemen correct me if I'm wrong but for more than 20 years I have never heard that the Austrians tried to either tear down or disfigure the monuments to Soviet soldiers ... for this I bow to you personally ... hi
          1. Khariton
            Khariton 25 June 2016 15: 18
            +4
            Quote: vorobey
            Quote: Chariton
            Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?


            smack nonsense sir .. fool . sorry for the sharpness ... gentlemen correct me if I'm wrong but for more than 20 years I have never heard that the Austrians tried to either tear down or disfigure the monuments to Soviet soldiers ... for this I bow to you personally ... hi

            I believe you ... Sorry! hi
        3. Alf
          Alf 25 June 2016 14: 52
          +11
          Quote: Chariton
          Do you even understand who they are first of all burying with pathos gathered ...?

          The fallen soldiers were listed in decreasing order of numbers.
          For information. The Austrians reburied the SOLDIER of the RED Army, who fell in the fight against Nazism, and not the punishers of the OUN.
      3. DMB_95
        DMB_95 25 June 2016 13: 52
        +6
        Quote: cniza


        Thanks to Austria for remembering that terrible war and for not forgetting who won it. Eternal memory to the fallen.

        Vienna was taken without heavy artillery, so as not to destroy the architecture. How many soldiers died for this. It is a pity if Austria also forgets about those whom it is obliged to remember.
        1. Khariton
          Khariton 25 June 2016 15: 05
          +2
          Quote: DMB_95
          Quote: cniza


          Thanks to Austria for remembering that terrible war and for not forgetting who won it. Eternal memory to the fallen.

          Vienna was taken without heavy artillery, so as not to destroy the architecture. How many soldiers died for this. It is a pity if Austria also forgets about those whom it is obliged to remember.

          They put a lot of soldiers ... Eternal memory to them! hi Could stupidly iron art and aircraft and quietly advance ... (they had the right for our cities and villages completely destroyed ..) And now it turns out we are invaders ...
      4. upadeishev
        upadeishev 25 June 2016 21: 37
        +1
        Here is the real attitude to the memory of the fallen !!! Thanks to Austria !!!
        But something else: "Ambassador of Ukraine Alexander Shcherba thanked the Austrian authorities for the" attentive and respectful attitude ... "
        What a hypocrisy! What are you doing at home? You defile everyone, blame everyone ... and Bendera’s heroes !!!
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    3. PENZA
      PENZA 26 June 2016 07: 45
      0
      But in general, why was it tugging the deceased !?
  3. svp67
    svp67 25 June 2016 12: 31
    +2
    Everlasting memory. And thanks to those who fulfilled their DEBT to the end !!!
    The ceremony was attended by diplomats from Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine.

    I hope that there was no sharing of our common Victory, and where are the diplomats from Moldova?
    1. Khariton
      Khariton 25 June 2016 13: 04
      -11%
      Quote: svp67
      Everlasting memory. And thanks to those who fulfilled their DEBT to the end !!!
      The ceremony was attended by diplomats from Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine.

      I hope that there was no sharing of our common Victory, and where are the diplomats from Moldova?

      The division was! Here are the bastards ...
  4. dchegrinec
    dchegrinec 25 June 2016 12: 32
    +4
    Tributes to the liberators are always welcomed, no matter what country they are in. Russia will appreciate such work.
  5. Dr. Bormental
    Dr. Bormental 25 June 2016 12: 32
    +10
    "Most of all - 12 people - were natives of Ukraine"
    With all due respect, is this political sarcasm? They seemed to be all the wars of the USSR, having given their debt to the end, the land rest in peace.
    1. Eragon
      Eragon 25 June 2016 13: 35
      +15
      Quote: Dr. Bormental
      "Most of all - 12 people - were natives of Ukraine"
      With all due respect, is this political sarcasm? They seemed to be all the wars of the USSR, having given their debt to the end, the land rest in peace.

      Well, then everyone started sharing. sad
      By the way, count the math for the first class: 12 (Ukrainians) + 4 (Moldavians) + 3 (Kazakhs) + 1 (Belarus) = 20
      38-20 = 18 - from the territory of the RSFSR, according to modern political technology - Russians.
      If someone amuses the soul - the majority.
      For me personally - 38 of the dead Soviet soldiers.
      1. Dr. Bormental
        Dr. Bormental 25 June 2016 13: 37
        +3
        So am I about the same
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  6. VNP1958PVN
    VNP1958PVN 25 June 2016 12: 32
    +2
    Well, why are we respected only by those who received pi..cells in their forties? Those who were saved turned out to be nits? For some reason, the answer creeps in - love is directly proportional to the width of the tank track. Amerikosy drove in the 45th, did not leave, they fuck everyone and love them!
  7. Banishing liberoids
    Banishing liberoids 25 June 2016 12: 32
    +1
    The worst thing will be when the Ukrainians say that it was they who liberated Austria, and we only removed the cream from their glory. It is good that the Austrians have a memory of how everything really happened, and it is a pity that fewer people in Europe remember that war.
    1. Dr. Bormental
      Dr. Bormental 25 June 2016 12: 36
      +4
      I bet the ukropatriots will again declare that they won the war lol
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  8. Ros 56
    Ros 56 25 June 2016 12: 35
    +3
    This attitude can only be welcomed and many thanks to the participants of this event.
  9. Yarik76
    Yarik76 25 June 2016 12: 39
    +6
    I often visit Austria 'the attitude towards us and our ancestors is good. All monuments to the fallen are in excellent condition and it pleases!
    1. Alf
      Alf 25 June 2016 14: 59
      +3
      Quote: Yarik76
      All the monuments to the fallen are in excellent condition and it pleases!

      And, most importantly, the emblem of the USSR was not touched.
  10. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 25 June 2016 12: 43
    +4
    a ceremonial reburial ceremony of 38 Soviet soldiers

    Such an attitude should be in all normal countries that the Soviet Union liberated at the cost of the blood of its soldiers. But in many EU countries and the post-Soviet space inadequate people came to power, spitting on their ancestors, rewriting history and hating Russia. Austria is an exception, for which she thanks.
  11. Khariton
    Khariton 25 June 2016 13: 08
    -2
    Then the Soviet soldiers died ..! (explain to the Austrians there ... or they write this as a specialist .. ???) Let's break the fuck .... WE ARE RUSSIANS NOT OTHER !!!!
  12. erased
    erased 25 June 2016 13: 12
    +1
    All burials from Europe should be removed to a single memorial center in Russia. And so everywhere graves and monuments are desecrated. The operation is carried out simultaneously and at the expense of voluntary donations of the most conscious citizens. And the most conscious are the oligarchs, bankers and officials.
  13. Antoshka
    Antoshka 25 June 2016 13: 36
    +14
    My grandfather died in Austria. He was buried in a common grave, names are not indicated. But thanks to the book of Peter Sikl, the place was established precisely only last year. Thanks to everyone who cares for the grave! Unfortunately, I don’t have enough money to come there. But I will save up and be sure to visit there.
  14. Berkut24
    Berkut24 25 June 2016 13: 53
    +8
    Well done Austrians - they did not start correctly, but after the war they behave more correctly than anyone else. Our scribblers write according to the pattern that the Germans captured the Brest Fortress. In fact, the bulk of the attacking fortress were just the Austrians.
    But! They themselves admitted their wrongness without any clues from the outside, they maintain true neutrality throughout the post-war period, they don’t lose memory, they don’t ruin monuments, they don’t ruin cemeteries and behave more than worthily in relation to historical memory. If we started lifting our sanctions from Europe, then I would start precisely from Austria. And from Poland and the Baltic states, I would just forget to remove them. They have no memory, and we are not Julia Caesari either.
  15. aszzz888
    aszzz888 25 June 2016 14: 00
    +8
    Respect for the Austrians. How to people. And how our neighbors, the Ukronazists, look against this background!
    1. Lankaster
      Lankaster 25 June 2016 22: 09
      -4
      Quote: aszzz888
      And how our neighbors, the Ukronazists, look against this background!

      http://fishki.net/anti/1990383-pod-kievom-zahoronili-20-sovetskih-soldat.html?mo
      de = recent
  16. Foresterer
    Foresterer 25 June 2016 14: 26
    +3
    The country and state, as well as the people of Austria, have memory and dignity. Thanks from Russia.
  17. Khariton
    Khariton 25 June 2016 15: 14
    0
    All over Europe, "reburials" are beginning ... There are almost a million of our fallen soldiers so that Hitler does not burn you in the ovens ..! Oh, Europe is a prostitute ...
  18. Orionvit
    Orionvit 25 June 2016 15: 37
    +2
    Quote: Siberian
    This is a good example of the attitude towards the fallen for freedom from fascism. As a warning to the Baltic states, Ukronazists and other peoples with a short historical memory.
    What can the Baltic states and other Ukrainians have a historical memory if they did not have their own history.
    So one hundred years of show-off, during which they were repeatedly dipped in the muzzle in the mud, and which they call "great" history. Just small, unfinished natives, with a hypertrophied inferiority complex.
  19. Khariton
    Khariton 25 June 2016 15: 48
    -1
    The main thing men, is to remember and tell children to grandchildren! And everything else ... (well, there’s how the whore's story will turn)))) Good luck to everyone! And we’ll always have time to shoot each other! hi
  20. Hundred
    Hundred 25 June 2016 16: 16
    +3
    Here the guys, albeit in a foreign land, are honored and honored. It is important! -And how would everyone soothe them so that they would not have forgotten them somewhere in swamps and forests, fields, in the waters of the Neva near the Neva Piglet and in the Dnieper. .in the Volga ... In the steppes ..
  21. prior
    prior 25 June 2016 16: 39
    +1
    Remember Vienna, remember the Alps and the Danube
    That blooming and singing Russian May .....

    And who forgot, recall! We of our complexes (S-400 ... Caliber ... Iskander) are not shy!
  22. Barakuda
    Barakuda 25 June 2016 21: 20
    +2
    Here it is just appropriate - Glory to the Heroes! Vienna, our soldiers ..
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  24. Barakuda
    Barakuda 25 June 2016 21: 24
    +2
    And one more thing. Strauss grave, flowers .. (all clickable)
  25. Dmitry Potapov
    Dmitry Potapov 26 June 2016 06: 42
    +2
    My respect, Austrians! hi