Russian Diplomats Give Medals to War Veterans in the U.S.

В США российские дипломаты вручили медали ветеранам войны

The Russian Embassy in the United States says that the Consular officers gave medals to Russian veterans of the Great Patriotic War who live in Los Angeles on the occasion of the 75th Victory anniversary.

"The officers of the Consular Department of the Russian Embassy in the United States gave the "75 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945" jubilee medals in a solemn ceremony with veterans and disabled veterans from the Great Patriotic War, citizens of the Leningrad blockade and homefront workers who live in Los Angeles," the diplomatic mission said on its Facebook page.

In addition, they laid floral tributes at the single memorial in the United States to World War II veterans from the former Soviet Union.

Source: RIA NOVOSTI