Day 89: The Crying Mother

Uzbekistan paid a heavy price for its role defending the Soviet Union during the Great Patriotic War.  From 1941 to 1945, 1.4 million Uzbeks fought in the Red Army against Nazi Germany.  Official figures put the toll at 263,005 dead and 132,670 missing in action on the Eastern Front fighting against the Nazis. When Germany … Continue reading Day 89: The Crying Mother