This year on February 15, 2019 we celebrate the 30th anniversary of withdrawal of the Soviet troops from Afghanistan. This day became the Day of memory and sorrow. On February 20 at 12.00 in the Central city library (22, Irtysh Embankment named after Slavsky) the Festival of Afghan song «Чтобы помнили...» will be held. Our festival is our tribute to all those involved in the heroic and tragic Afghan war, which lasted twice as long as the Great Patriotic War. Veterans afghans, pupils, students and everyone will take part in the Festival. Applications are accepted until February 12 by what's app.