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A monument to the Creators of Russia’s Nuclear Shield was unveiled in the Moscow Region.

Servicemen of units subordinate to 12 GUMOs took an active part in the construction of the memorial.

The memorial is a brick arch with a bell. On the right side of the arch there is an icon of Seraphim of Sarov. The left side of the arch is crowned with the inscription “With the Prayers of St. Seraphim of Sarov, Lord, save the nuclear shield of Russia.” The bell depicts atoms, the emblems of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the image of Seraphim of Sarov and the inscription “This bell was cast for the health of the personnel of the 12th Main Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.”

The memorial was consecrated by Archpriest Andrey and Hieromonk Kirill.

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