MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
11 September 2021, 14:56
Photo by S. Bystrov. Press Service of the Mayor and the Moscow Government
The memory of the defenders of the capital was honored with a minute of silence.
Sergei Sobyanin took part in the ceremony of laying wreaths and flowers at the memorial sign to the cities of military glory of Russia, memorial signs of the hero cities and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Representatives of volunteer and youth organizations of the city also took part in the ceremony.
Servicemen of the Preobrazhensky regiment carried two wreaths of red carnations, white chrysanthemums and spruce branches. The wreaths were installed in front of the Eternal Flame at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
The memory of the fallen heroes was honored with a minute of silence. After that, the Military Exemplary Orchestra of the Guard of Honor sang the Russian anthem and a company of the Guard of Honor marched in front of the participants in the ceremony.
The ceremony of laying wreaths and flowers was dedicated to the 874th anniversary of the founding of Moscow.
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