In the course of the official visit to the Republic of Serbia, the Chairman of Russian Federal Assembly State Duma, Vyacheslav Volodin, together with Republic of Serbia Assembly President, Ms. Maja Gojkovic, visited the Memorial Cemetery of Belgrade Liberators (1944), on June 16, 2019, where they paid respects and laid wreaths at the cemetery, in addition to the Monument to the Red Army Soldier within this memorial complex.
On April 16, 2019, the member of the City Council, Vladimir Jestratijević paid his respects and laid a wreath onto the Memorial Cemetery of 1944 Belgrade Airs Strikes Victims, at the New Cemetery of Belgrade.
The highest number of casualties in the course of April Allied 1944 air strikes, was recorded on April 16 and 17,
On the occasion of 41th International Tourism Fair in Belgrade and International Tourist Guide Day 2019, another guided stroll through the New Cemetery of Belgrade was organized on February 24, 2019. The significant number of visitors who attended the event despite bitterly cold weather, were able to hear the intriguing stories about people who chose politics and diplomacy as their careers,
Each January 20th, the state ceremony of paying respects and laying wreaths to commemorate the anniversaries of passing of the great Serbian WWI military commanders, Filed Marshal Živojin Mišić, Field Marshal Petar Bojović and General Pavle Jurišić – Šturm is held at the New Cemetery of Belgrade.
On January 2019, the wreaths at the final resting places of the WWI Serbian military commanders were laid by the representatives of the Ministry of Labor,
This year marks the 103 anniversary of the Battle of a Mojkovac between the Austro-Hungarian Army led by the General Wilhelm von Reiner and Montenegrin Army under the command of the General Janko Vukotić, which took place on the Orthodox Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, i.e., January 6 and 7, 1916. In regard to this significant event,
The official presentation of the Application “Zvezdara on the Palm of Your Hand”, designed for the purpose of promoting culture, heritage and quality of life, was held on December 13, 2018 at the grand hall of the Zvezdara Municipality.
Inspired by the needs of the citizens of this municipality and numerous visitors, the Application included cultural and historic monuments,
Within the Veteran’s Day related commemorative activities, the wreaths were laid to the Memorial Ossuary of Belgrade Defenders (1914-1918), and Memorial Ossuary of the Serbian Soldiers Fallen in the course of the Serbian-Turkish (1876-1878) and Serbian – Bulgarian War (1885). The wreaths were laid by the high ranking officers of the Serbian Armed Forces, representatives of Defense Ministry in addition to the representatives of the associations for fostering the traditions of Serbian liberation wars.
On October 24 and 25, 2018, we were privileged to receive the visit from two groups of high school students: students from „Tehno-Art“ High School for Technologies and Crafts and students from High School Student Dorms Association of Belgrade.
Through the story about the history of the New Cemetery in Belgrade, since its beginnings to the present day,
On the occasion of this year’s European Heritage Days, another guided stroll through the New Cemetery of Belgrade was organized on September 30, 2018. The significant number of visitors who attended the event, were able to hear the intriguing stories about people who chose politics and diplomacy as their careers, in addition to those who entered into this merciless arena from other professions.
As a response of this year’s theme of the cultural manifestation European Heritage Days – „European Year of Cultural Heritage: Art of shearing “, On September 23, 2018, the first in the series of the guided strolls through the New Cemetery was held, entitled “Fatherland is Defended by Heart”. In line with the theme,