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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.

Thus, the participants of the online session of the Central headquarters of the movement "Immortal regiment of Russia" noted that the application for holding the rally makes sense to apply, when will allow the epidemiological situation in the country.

Earlier some media reported that the parade, originally scheduled for July 26th may be delayed because of the situation with coronavirus infection. Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Medinsky reported that the decision about the March will be based on the epidemiological situation.

The press Secretary head of state Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin has not proposed to postpone the March of "Immortal regiment" if the new proposals will be, he will announce.

Victory Day may 9, 2012-2019 years in many cities in Russia and abroad took place the procession in which people carried photos of their relatives who participated in the great Patriotic war. The geography and size of the procession from year to year extended. To take part in this promotion was open to every citizen, regardless of religion, nationality, political or other opinion. The main objective of this event is to preserve every family's personal memory of the generation of the great Patriotic war.

This year because of the pandemic coronavirus March "Immortal regiment" was held on the Victory Day in an online format. Anyone could send a picture of his relative-the veteran on the site of one of the partner sites. Was created a resource that can make a huge flow of information and to be able to stream hours of video - a virtual parade of veterans on red square. In the end, the project "Immortal regiment online" has collected about 3 million members, and its broadcast was watched by more than 25 million people worldwide.