Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed that the action “Immortal regiment” will take the next year. He stated this while interacting with the workers of the shipyard “Zaliv” in Kerch, a video was published by the Agency TASS.
“We’ve consulted with experts, with scientists, I have your schedule, even built to attend the parade in St. Petersburg and fly to catch the Red square, go along with people. But experts, doctors do not recommend. So as much as we might wish, but will have to reschedule this event for next year. And we’ll do it widely, powerful, appreciated, beautiful,” he said.
9 may the campaign “Immortal regiment” because of the epidemic of the coronavirus was conducted online. The Russians offered to put in social networks or on the website of the motion pictures of their relatives – participants of the war.
Offline share was decided to be held on July 26, however, the publication “Vedomosti” reported that it again decided to move – now on 2 Sep.
The initiators of the March said that spending it in isolation from the Day of Victory in any case wrong. About this “echo of Moscow” one of organizers of action Sergey Lapenkov.
“Immortal regiment” was initiated in 2012, journalists of the Russian TV channel TV-2 – 9 citizens may take to the streets with portraits of relatives who fought. Action in memory over time, developed into a large-scale launching event with the participation of the first persons of the state.