Georgia announced a competition for thumbnails for memorial to the victims of "genocide" of Circassians
Georgia has launched a competition to design memorial to representatives of the Circassian people who appeared victims of "genocide" on the part of Russia.
According to VZGLIAD, the State Minister on diasporas of Georgian Government Papuna Davitaia announced that competitors will have to send their projects till November.
He also added that Tbilisi is interested this competition to be most "international".
Representatives of the Georgian Ministry of Diaspora Affairs announced that the competition will be international and its triumphant winner will become owner of $ 10 thousand.
The decision to establish a memorial has been taken by the Parliament of the Republic. Also, in Georgia, a special Circassian center will be constructed.
As reported by the head of the parliamentary Committee on the diaspora and the Caucasus Nugzar Tsiklauri, a memorial to the victims of the genocide of Circassians on the part of the Russian Empire, will be established at the resort of Anaklia, near the border with Abkhazia.
"We'll be able to tell where the memorial and cultural center will be established after consultations" - said the MP.