The action “Immortal regiment” will be held in Russia on may 9 in the online mode because of the pandemic coronavirus. On 27 April, reported the Agency TASS with reference to the movement of the “Volunteers of Victory.”
Instead of the traditional procession with portraits of veterans of war will be organized a video broadcast on more than 200 media screens of Moscow in the cinema and on the portal of “Immortal regiment of Russia”.
“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 event with participation of first persons of the state.
Processions were held in the countries of the former USSR, except for Belarusand the Russian Diaspora around the world.