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Arctic Convoys exhibition opens in St Petersburg

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British Consul General Keith Allan attended the opening of an exhibition on the Arctic Convoys at the Peter and Paul Fortress in St Petersburg on 28 April. In this blog, Keith talks about the remarkable story of the Arctic Convoys and their vital role in delivering essential supplies to the Soviet Union during World War II.