Leonid Roshal: South Ossetia underwent the trials of war
Well-known Russian doctor and social activist Leonid Roshal has visited the South Ossetian capital - Tskhinval.
According to IA "Res", the visit of Roshal is related to film festival for teenagers and young people "... Nadtsatiletnie". Well-known doctor told that arrived in Tskhinval not the first time. "I was here in the distant 70s of the last century, and I was here during the fighting in 1991. I saw destroyed houses and almost deserted city. Like all of you, I was very upset when in August 2008 the tragedy struck here again", he said .
Leonid Roshal added also that the people of South Ossetia was able to withstand all trials with honor and is now waiting for a long period of reconstruction and development. "I really was happy when I came to the stadium and I saw so many kids having fun and enjoying the event. The adults should do everything in order to children always have a peaceful sky above and the joy in their hearts", said Roshal.
Festival "... Nadtsatiletnie" in Tskhinval lasts until October 27. As part of this festival there will be held premieres of new Russian movies and cartoons. Its guests will also hold several workshops for local movie and animation lovers.