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Belarus' Brest re-enacts first days of Great Patriotic War of 1941 (video)

The feat of the defenders of the Brest Fortress has been inscribed with golden letters in the annals of the history of the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). The garrison of the Brest Fortress was the first to be hit by the powerful Nazi machine. 

Thousands of Belarusians and guests of the country come to the Brest Fortress on June 22 to remember how WWII spilled over into Belarus in 1941.

The events of the early morning of 22 June 1941 were re-enacted and the show seemed to leave everyone impressed. 

Please watch the video to see some fragments of the re-enactment show.

Belarus' Brest re-enacts first days of Great Patriotic War