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The first training session of the Victory Parade to commemorate the 76th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War took place in the Nizhny Novgorod region. More than 1.2 thousand servicemen of the Western Military District and other law enforcement agencies of the region, as well as cadets and Yunarmeys took part in the training.

During the training, the ceremonial crews worked out the scenario of the parade, drill techniques with weapons, alignment in columns and ranks, observance of intervals and distances, a solemn march accompanied by a military orchestra.

The ceremonial march on May 9 will be attended by ceremonial crews from the formations and military units of the Guards Tank Army of the Western Military District deployed in the Nizhny Novgorod garrison, including from reconnaissance, artillery, tank brigades and logistical support units.

One of the parade crews will be in military uniform and with weapons from the times of the Great Patriotic War.

The parade will also be attended by the crews of T-72B3 tanks, BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, Lynx, Tiger, Typhoon off-road armored vehicles, crews of Msta-S self-propelled artillery howitzers and samples of historical military equipment. This year in Nizhny Novgorod for the first time the Victory Parade and festive fireworks will be held, after the city was awarded the title of “City of Labor Valor”.

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