ANNIVERSARY OF THE LIBERATION OF NIŠ IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

ADŽOctober 14, 20201min122

By laying flower wreaths on the monument on central city square Niš marked the anniversary of liberation in the Second World War. On behalf of the city the respects were paid by Niš City Mayor Dragana Sotirovski, Assistant Mayor Vladislav Ivković and the president of the Niš City Assembly Boban Džunić. The flower wreaths were laid by the delegations of the Serbian Army, Nišava Administrative District, Ministry of Interior, Alliance of People’s Liberation War Fighters, Alliance of Reserve Military Officers, Russian-Serbian Humanitarian Center, city municipalities of Palilula and Niška Banja, as well as the representatives of associations that nurture liberation war traditions. On the occasion of the anniversary of the liberation the flower wreaths were laid at the monument in Memorial Park Bubanj where more than 12,000 patriots were shot during the Second World War. Nis was liberated on October 14 in the afternoon, when the 22nd Division of the People’s Liberation Movement reached the city center.