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In Vladivostok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk thundered a salute in honor of the Victory

Fireworks sounded in Vladivostok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk in honor of the anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war.

"The twenty-fourth day of June in Vladivostok at 23 hours local time the forces of the Pacific fleet (PF) given a salute in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war", - told the Department of information support a press-services VVO on Pacific fleet.

It is noted that the artillery crews of the Pacific fleet saluted the liberators thirty blanks volleys of artillery shells and launching 350 fireworks shots.

"The fireworks were launched from the firing units 2А85 from the site of the military-historical Museum "Vladivostok fortress". For it audio from the site in the vicinity of Mys Bobrova were involved, two howitzers D-30 separate marine brigade of the Pacific fleet," - added in the message.

Fireworks have died down and on Sakhalin. "In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk after the military parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war soldiers army corps of the Eastern military district held a festive salute. For carrying out of fireworks used 122-mm gun D-30 firing sets and 2А85-based car "KAMAZ", which was given 30 volleys in honor of the anniversary of the great Victory", - said the press service of BBO.

It is noted that for the anniversary salute involved more than 30 soldiers of the army corps.