In Birobidzhan there takes place a ceremony of farewell to the dead in Syria
In Birobidzhan farewell ceremony held with nurses Galina Mikhailova and Hope Durachenko, who died in Syria during the attack of militants on the Russian field hospital. The bodies were taken to their hometown today. Physicians buried on 10 December at the Central city cemetery with full military honors.
Is a farewell. And there's not only close relatives, friends and colleagues, but fellow countrymen the Hopes and Galina. Birobidzhan shocked by the tragedy. No one expected that military actions in Syria will affect so cruel and painful a small town in Jewish Autonomous region. Here is a ringing silence, heard only cries and stamped a step changing of the guard.
In Birobidzhan tomorrow a Day of mourning. Hope and Galina were born in this town, worked in a military hospital, was friends. Together in 2013, they went into military service, and together went into a second business trip to Syria. Stayed together. Posthumously. Their families will be awarded the order "For personal courage", which gave the dead nurses. The funeral ceremony will continue on 10 December. First pass otpivanie in the temple, and then the funeral procession will go to the cemetery where Hope Durachenko and Galina Mikhailov will be buried with full military honors.