21.1.2014. – Vecernje Novosti: Marking of 72nd anniversary of Novi Sad raid begins

21.1.2014. – Vecernje Novosti: Marking of 72nd anniversary of Novi Sad raid begins

With exhibition “Icy silence” Cultural center of Novi Sad will begin today a three-day marking of 72nd anniversary of Novi Sad raid. It’s about remembrance on the most tragic happening in modern history of city, in which had been killed or thrown under the Danube ice more than 1,300 Jews and Serbs.

Raid in south Backa is name for the genocide performed from side of Hungarian occupying forces over Jews, Serbs and Roma during World War II. In Novi Sad itself was performed between 21st and 23rd January 1942 in settlements Sajkaske – Curug, Gospodjinci, Sajkas, Djurdjevo, Mosorin, TItel, Lok, Gardinovci, Vilovo, Zabalj, as well as in towns Becej, Srbobran and Temerin.

Source: http://www.novosti.rs/vesti/srbija.73.html:474254-Pocinje-obelezavanje-72-godisnjice-Novosadske-racije

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