MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On March 23, the Russian Emergencies Ministry hosted a meeting of the All-Russian Public Organization of Veterans of Civil Defense, Emergency Situations and Fire Fighting Bodies with representatives of regional offices and veteran organizations. As part of the event, a cooperation agreement was signed with the All-Russian public movement “Victory Volunteers”.
The chairman of the Council of Veterans Shamsutdin Dagirov noted that the priority tasks are the creation of decent living conditions for veterans and the organization of targeted assistance. Thematic meetings, sporting events, amateur competitions, as well as interaction with other veteran organizations will be planned.
The meeting participants also discussed issues of patriotic education of youth. One of the goals is to preserve the historical memory of the events and heroes of the Great Patriotic War and other victorious pages in the history of Russia.
At the end of the meeting, Director of the Human Resources Policy Department Grigory Moschik emphasized that the EMERCOM of Russia pays great attention to veteran movements: “We have about 110 thousand veterans, and before Victory Day we are updating the work with veterans together with the Council of Veterans.”
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