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Visiting Wold War II veteran Irakli Kandareli in Gori

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Georgia Tomáš Pernický together with Defence Attaché Col. Sebastián Lemeš visited on 11 May 2015 the 91-year-old Irakli Kandareli in the town of Gori. In 1945, Mr. Kandareli took part in the liberation of several Czechoslovak cities, mainly in Northern Moravia, and is now the Honorary Citizen of the cities of Ostrava, Olomouc, Opava and others. Col Lemeš presented him with the Plaque of Honour of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic.