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State Secretary Mirošič attends the main memorial ceremony in Basovizza

Basovizza, 9 September 2018 – On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, State Secretary Iztok Mirošič attended the main memorial ceremony at the monument near the village of Basovizza. Together with the Consul General of the Republic of Slovenia in Trieste, Vojko Volk, they laid a wreath at the monument erected to the heroes executed in 1930.


The first uprising of anti-Fascists in Europe conveys an important message, and is a warning to today's Europe not to repeat the history of violence. The ceremony was accompanied by a short cultural programme.