The President of Russia Vladimir Putin took part in the Immortal regiment March in red square in Moscow. The action was first joined by leaders of foreign States, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic, according to RIA Novosti.
Putin himself is involved in the action for the fourth time. As in past years, he came with a photograph of his father, participated in the great Patriotic war.
The action “Immortal regiment” is a March, during which people are carrying photos of relatives who fought on the side of the red army. It is the seventh time. In 2017, the event attracted about 250 thousand members in more than 60 countries, including CIS countries, Serbia, Israel, Greece, Bulgaria, USA, France and the UK.
In 2015, Putin published in the journal “Russian pioneer” an article on the life of his family during the great Patriotic war. The President spoke about how he fought his father, how he saved his wife, Maria Ivanovna, during the siege and died as an older brother. According to him, parents didn’t hate the German soldiers, as they were hostages of circumstances.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!