In Chisinau (Moldova) because of the epidemic of the coronavirus may 9 will not be a victory Parade. As reported by the Moldovan edition of the NewsMaker, on 14 April, the TV channel N4 , said the President of Moldova Igor Dodin.
According to him, in early may, the risk of the spread of coronavirus in may be quite high, so the parade, most likely, will not.
The President of Moldova intends to offer to postpone the parade on August 24. “On this day we celebrate the anniversary of the Iasi-Chisinau operation and liberation of Moldova from Nazi invaders”, – he said.
In Moldova since 17 March a state of emergency. In the country canceled mass events is forbidden to walk in parks and forests, closed playgrounds, cafes, restaurants and bars, only work grocery stores and pharmacies. In addition, citizens over 63 years old are forbidden to leave home unless absolutely necessary.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world topped 1.97 million, more than 470 thousand was cured, 125 thousand died.
In Moldova, confirmed by almost 2 thousand cases of infection, and 38 people died.