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On red square began a military parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory

The main military parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war began at 10: 00 on the red square in Moscow.

The parade takes the Minister of defence of Russia Sergey Shoigu, who went to the square of the gate of the Spasskaya tower of the Moscow Kremlin in a convertible Aurus. Meet him in the same car headed the parade commander - the commander of Land forces General of the army Oleg saliukov. After the report of the commander of the Minister about the readiness of troops both commanders launched a joint Hiking detour down payments.

In parade will take part more than 14 thousand troops, of 234 historical and current ground-based military equipment and 75 aircrafts. Parade formed from a 40 foot calculations, consisting of members of the armed forces and other law enforcement agencies, students and cadets of military academies, cadets of the Nakhimov and cadets, as well as yunarmeytsev.

The parade will also include military personnel from 13 foreign countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Moldova, Mongolia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

This year for the Victory parade in Moscow came to the leaders of Belarus, Uzbekistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Serbia, South Ossetia and Abkhazia. It will also be the Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee Sergei Lebedev, head of the ECE Mikhail Myasnikovich and CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas.