Academy on the Occasion of 100th Anniversary of Liberation of Pec from Turkish Rule
A solemn academy on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the liberation of the town of Pec from the Turks, organized by the Club of the natives of Pec, took place on October 26th, 2012 at Great Hall of the Russian Cultural Centre.
Besides His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and His Grace Teodosije, Bishop of Raska-Prizren; there were also present at the academy: Mr. Milan Bacevic - Minister of Natural Resources, Mining and Spatial Planning, Dr. Dragomir Karic, member of the National Parliament of the Republic of Serbia, Colonel Stevica Karapandzin, representative of the Staff of the Serbian Armored Forces, famous Serbian sportsmen: Mr. Dejan Tomasevic, Mr. Miodrag - Misko Maric, Mr. Branko Vukicevic and Mr. Dusan Savic, representatives of the political, cultural, scientific and economic life of Serbia.
Mr. Michael Denisov, director of the Russian Cultural Centre, Mr. Slavisa Vukosavljevic, chairman of the Club of the natives of Pec, Serbian Patriarch Irinej, Professor Dr. Darko Tanaskovic, Mr. Danilo Nikolic,writer as well as Mr. Dragoslav Bokan, the film director, addressed the public.
The choir of the church of Synaxis of All Serbian Saints and Mrs. Dragana Tomic participated in the program.