Reference : V-P-AM-E-00271
Date : 01/11/2012
Country/Region : ARMENIA
Caption : Yerevan, Victory Park. A victory memorial, that overlooks the city, for the World War II. In the background is a statue known as Mother Armenia which is a female personification of the country.
Photographer : KOKIC, Marko
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description :
In 1962, this statue replaced the original one of 1950, which was of Stalin. In the foreground the eternal flame is now only lit once a year on 9 May in commemoration of the Soviet defeat of fascism.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3693x5540
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour