Policies of several countries are trying to distort the history of the Second world war, prinsep or deleting the role of the Soviet Union in the victory, but oblivion dead allies rewrites and best pages of the history of these States, said state Duma speaker Sergei Naryshkin.
The delegation of Russian parliamentarians headed Naryshkin is on a visit to Cuba, where he participated in the international conference " the USSR and Latin America in the Second world war and the present.
first Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said about the " Soviet invasion of Ukraine and Germany ". Later the Minister for foreign Affairs of Poland Grzegorz Schetyna said that the concentration camp "Auschwitz-Birkenau" Auschwitz was liberated by the Ukrainians, because this operation was carried out by forces of the First Ukrainian front. According to his statement, there were Ukrainian soldiers That day in January, and they opened the gates of the camp and they liberated the camp.
"the official policy in a number of countries We observe a tendency to distort the history of the Second world war, prinsep or literally striking out the role of the Soviet Union in the victory in 1945. It is a pity that among them one of the leaders of the leading countries of anti-Hitler coalition. The one who betrays the memory of the fallen allies, thereby rewrites one of the best pages of their national history, " Naryshkin said at the Symposium.
He added that during the war no one denied the role of Russia in the victory over fascism, even those countries, " who, to put it mildly, was not sympathetic to the Soviet Union."
"for the overall victory of humanity then paid a very dear price, the biggest toll suffered by the people of my country, our fathers and grandfathers. Millions never returned from the front, so that others can live in our country and in the world. We encourage you to think about winning and about the victims, because oblivion would be a betrayal of the memory of victims and increases the likelihood of bringing to new tragedies. Moreover, with the defeat of Nazism from the life of humanity is not gone aggression and attempts at dictatorship, " said the speaker.