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Artek children Helen Fawkes (BBC)
Artek: "A country just for kids".


A Soviet-era youth camp is 80 years (2005).
The Artek camp for Young Pioneers - a mass organisation for Soviet children aged 10-15 - was built on the Crimean peninsula a few years after the formation of the USSR itself.
The BBC's Helen Fawkes reports on the camp as it prepares to celebrate the anniversary, in what is now Ukraine...


>>>  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/4157124.stm


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