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Mourning events are held in Vladivostok, timed to coincide with the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War

Today, in memory of the victims of the war, a ceremony of laying wreaths and flowers at the Eternal Flame was held at the memorial “Military Glory of the Pacific Fleet”. It was attended by the acting Deputy Commander of the Pacific Fleet for military-political work, Captain 1st Rank Arkady Korenevich, Governor of Primorsky Territory Oleg Kozhemyako, Chairman of the Legislative Assembly of Primorsky Territory Alexander Rolik, veterans of the Great Patriotic War and the Armed Forces, personnel of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Ministry of Emergency Situations, junior soldiers , representatives of the clergy.

In the evening, the servicemen of the Pacific Fleet will take part in the All-Russian minute of silence, and at 22.00 local time the crews of the Pacific Fleet ships will illuminate the sky over Vladivostok as part of the campaign “Victory Rays for 10 minutes with searchlights from ships.

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