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As part of a month of mass defense work in the city library of Tobolsk, students from one of the schools met with veterans who performed their international duty as part of the contingent of Soviet troops in Afghanistan.

It was jointly organized by activists of the Defense Society and the City Council of War and Labor Veterans.

The chairman of the local branch of DOSAAF, reserve colonel Igor Zavolovsky, a member of the presidium of the city council of war, labor, and military service, head of the lecture group Tatyana Shchukina spoke about the Afghan conflict, and veterans – military doctor Sergei Bochkarev and soldier-intelligence officer Oleg Tokarev shared their memories of their military service. The organizers of the meeting also showed the schoolchildren the film Chronicle of the Afghan War.

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