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09 мая

Order of the Red Star for Indian Soldiers

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazi Germany in the Great Patriotic War of the Soviet Union (1941-1945) the Embassy presents a small documentary on a lesser known episode of the World War II - the India's contribution to the struggle against the forces of evil and together with USSR. Listen to stories of two Indian soldiers from 51 Mysore GPT of the RIASC awarded the Order of Red Star in 1944. The Embassy could track their relatives. In the film, Ambassador Kudashev explains how India's contribution was appreciated in USSR. Russian Defence Attache tells how Russia will salute the Indian heros in Moscow.

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