VERITAS Research Institute and Archives

As part of the GULAG Memorial Year

22. - 23. February 2017

On the occasion of the GULAG Memorial Year, the Exclusive Stock Company of Napkori Forresters is organizing a 2-day commemorative event to honor the memory of the victims of the Bolshevik labor camps. Antal Ábel Szócska, Apostolic Administrator of Nyíregyháza, will celebrate Holy Mass in memory of those deported to the GULAG.

Location: St. Michael Greek Catholic Church, Kossuth út (Road) 98, Napkor

Date: 9:30 AM on (Wednesday) February 22nd, 2017

On the occasion of the memorial year commemorating Hungarian political prisoners and forced laborers deported to the Soviet Union, the Hungarian House and the VERITAS Research Institute for History are running a series of events throughout Hungary and the Carpathian Basin.

Guests will be welcomed by: Miklós Támba (Chairman of the Exclusive Stock Company of Napkori Foresters)

The exhibition will be opened by: Zsolt Semjén (Deputy Prime Minister of Hungary)

The exhibition will be introduced by: Sándor Szakály (Director of the VERITAS Research Institute for History)

Location: Forest School of Harangod, Napkor

Date: 11 AM on (Wednesday) February 22nd, 2017

A concert by Hobo will close the event.

Location: Napkor Cultural Center, Kossuth út (Road) 57, Napkor

Date: 6 PM on (Thursday) February 23rd, 2017