Commemoration rite to victims of the Novi Sad Raid

Church of Serbia The central program on the occasion of the marking of the 73rd anniversary of the Novi Sad Raid was held at the Quai of the Raid Victims at noon, on Friday, 23rd January, 2015. Representatives of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, the Serbian Armed Forces, the city of Novi Sad, the ...

Commemoration for victims of “Novi Sad Raid”

The 71st anniversary of the tragic event was marked at Quay of Raid victims in Novi Sad. On this place during the 1942 raid the soldiers of the Hungarian occupation army killed and threw under the ice of the Danube River several thousands citizens of Novi Sad from 21-23 January 1942. Serbian First Deputy Prime ...

Serbian Patriarch Irinej serves commemoration for the victims of the Novi Sad Raid

24/1/2012 At the Quay of the Raid victims in Novi Sad near the Monument Families, organized by the Orthodox Diocese of Backa and the Jewish municipality of Novi Sad, on January 23, 2012, the prayerful commemoration for the citizens of our city who innocently suffered from the Hungarian occupation forces seventy years ago. Before several thousand citizens ...

“Communist crimes not equal to Holocaust”

NOVI SAD -- Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Bishop Irinej says he is against any equating of the German Nazi crimes with those committed by communists in former Yugoslavia "Without justifying any execution without a trial, we cannot put an equation sign between that kind of terror and the Holocaust," the SPC dignitary told the Holocaust ...