National Historical Museum of the Republic of Belarus



"The Spitak Tragedy: A Retrospective of Memory" exhibition

The "Spitak Tragedy: A Retrospective of Memory" photo exhibition opened at the National Historical Museum of Belarus in Minsk on July 24. The exposition marks the 30th anniversary of the earthquake which claimed more than 25,000 lives. It features 33 works made by photographers of the BelTA and ARMENPRESS news agencies in the tragic days. They show both the disaster and the response of all humanity, and in particular of the Belarusian nation.