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In the city of Beilrode, Federal Republic of Germany, at the pedestal of the T-34 tank, a ceremony of laying flowers and wreaths took place on the occasion of the 76th anniversary of the meeting of the USSR and the United States on the Elbe.

The solemn and memorable event was attended by: from the Russian side – the Consul General of the Russian Federation in Leipzig A.Yu. Dronov, Senior Counselor of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Federal Republic of Germany K.A. Nefedov, representative of Rossotrudnichestvo in Germany, director of the Russian House of Science and Culture in Berlin P.A. Izvolsky, employees of the Defense Attaché’s staff at the Russian Embassy in the Federal Republic of Germany and the Representative Office of the Russian Ministry of Defense (for organizing and conducting military memorial work abroad) in the Federal Republic of Germany, as well as students of the school at the Russian Embassy in Germany. On the German side, the burgomaster of Beilrode took part in the ceremony.

On April 25, 1975, the GDR authorities ordered the installation of a T-34 tank on a pedestal in Beilrode. In 2019, the restoration work of the tank was carried out with the financial support of Rossotrudnichestvo and sponsors from Russia.

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