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"The blow was terrible:" who attacked the Soviet Union after the Victory in 1945

Transfer powerful groups across the country, a surprise attack and complete defeat of the vast army of the enemy in less than a month — exactly 75 years ago, July 30, 1945, in the far East have formed the Main command of the Soviet troops. A few days began the Manchurian strategic operation. About how the Soviet Union helped the Anglo-American allies to defeat Japan — in the material RIA Novosti.

Focused on the far East, Soviet troops commanded by Marshal Aleksandr Vasilevsky, in early July, arrived in Chita. The actions of the Navy and the air force was coordinated by Admiral of the fleet Nikolai Kuznetsov and air chief Marshal Nikolay Novikov.

Lanovoy has proposed to hold a March "Immortal regiment" in the next year

People's artist of USSR, co-Chairman of the Central headquarters of the movement "Immortal regiment of Russia" Vasily Lanovoy offers to hold a March in the following year, on 9 may, his words are on the website of the movement.

Earlier it was reported that a March "Immortal regiment" on July 26 will not take place.

Resident of Kabardino-Balkaria, was convicted for preparing a terrorist attack on May 9

Southern district military court on Thursday sentenced to nine years of imprisonment of the inhabitant of Kabardino-Balkaria Zalim Kazakova for the preparation of the terrorist act in Nalchik on may 9, 2019, told journalists the representative of the court.

According to investigators, in April last year Cossacks began a correspondence with a resident of Karachay-Cherkessia, who was in Syria to carry out attacks. According to their plan, it was to take place in Nalchik on may 9 during a parade in honor of the anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war.

In Samara took place the first rehearsal of the Victory parade

The first rehearsal in preparation for the parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war was held in the Central square in Samara, the press service of the Central military district.

"In the Central square of Samara - Kuibyshev square - the first rehearsal in preparation for the parade in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Victory in great Patriotic war", - stated in the message.

In Ekaterinburg has passed the first training night of the Victory parade

The first joint night training Hiking ceremonial calculations and mechanized column of military and historical vehicles of the Central military district took place in the framework of preparation for celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war on square of 1905 in Yekaterinburg, the press Ljuba CVO.

"During training on the main square of the Ural capital in the parade passed more than 100 pieces of modern and historical military equipment of the CVO. The parade was headed by a mechanized column of the legendary T-34 tank. As part of the front groups for the first time, drove self-propelled artillery "Malka", tanks with a gas turbine engine T-80 and T-72Б3М. Solemn March passed about 20 Grand settlement", - stated in the message.

In Moscow has prepared the site for equipment, participating in the Victory parade

The location of the military vehicles taking part in the Victory parade on red square prepared in the North-West of Moscow, told reporters on Saturday at the defense Ministry.

"In the North-Western district of Moscow in the street Bottom Mnevniki prepared a special site for weapons and military equipment of the mechanized column that participates in the military parade dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic War 1941-1945", - said the Ministry of defense.

Ministry of defence has created conditions for the safe conduct of the Victory parade

The defense Ministry has created a stock of medicines and personal protective equipment for participants of the Victory parade in Moscow, said on a conference call on Tuesday, the chief of the Main military medical Directorate of the military Department Dmitry Trishkin.

"It created a stock of medicines, thermometers, PPE: masks, medical – more than 1.5 million, more than 700 thousand pairs of gloves, 30 thousand bottles of disinfectant hand, 560 thousand rapid tests for coronavirus infection", he said.

Putin announced on 24 June a non-working day

Vladimir Putin announced on 24 June a non-working day, this date will be a military parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the victory in the great Patriotic war, have informed in a press-service of the Kremlin.

The presidential decree States that at 10:00 GMT on the red square and other cities of the country under the Banner of Victory held military parades involving military equipment.

Beglov has revealed the details of the Victory parade in St. Petersburg

A number of restrictions enters with the parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in St.-Petersburg taking into account the situation of coronavirus, said the Governor Alexander Beglov.

"We jointly with the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation came to the parade held in our city at the highest level. Of course, there will be corresponding limitations. We will not be able to fill all the stands as it was before. We will take the appropriate measures, first of all, to preserve the health of our veterans. But the parade will be beautiful, worthy," said he in the Channel 78.

Sobyanin has revealed the details of the Victory parade in Moscow

Free access to Red square in day of the Victory parade will not be, said the mayor Sergei Sobyanin the TV channel "Russia 24".

"Red square has its limitations. Always on the day of the parade came by invitation. This time the situation is more complicated. Of course, the free access there will not be", - said Sobyanin, answering the question of whether people the opportunity to watch not only the parade on TV.