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About 4 thousand people attended the large-scale military-patriotic action of the Russian Ministry of Defense “We are the army of the country! We are the army of the people! ” in Kirov.

At the city station, the museum train stood for four hours. The military commissar of the Kirov region, Colonel Gennady Bokov, representatives of the regional administration, military personnel, veterans and youth soldiers took part in the solemn meeting of the train. The design of the cars reflects the heroic pages of the history of Russia, the latest achievements of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the development of the Yunarmey movement and the work of military doctors during the coronavirus pandemic.

The platforms display modern equipment and weapons: Typhoon-K armored vehicles, T-90M tank, Koalitsiya-SV self-propelled howitzer and others, as well as military trophies brought from the Syrian Arab Republic – Hammer-1 armored vehicles and “Panther”.

The theme car “Victory over an invisible enemy”, dedicated to the fight against COVID-19, aroused particular interest among visitors.

The echelon includes a theme carriage “Memory Road”, equipped with terminals for viewing and posting information about veterans of the Great Patriotic War and others.

In total, the military echelon includes 17 thematic cars.

The event was accompanied by a concert by the Artists of the Song and Dance Ensemble of the Central Military District and the vocal and instrumental ensemble of the 41st Combined Arms Army. A mobile point of selection of citizens for military service under a contract, which was attended by about 200 people, worked at the station square.

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Large-scale military-patriotic action “We are the army of the country! We are the army of the people! ” started on April 25 from the Kievsky railway station in Moscow. During the movement, the train will travel across the country and make stops in 51 cities. The action will end on June 27 with festive events in the Patriot park near Moscow.

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