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Minsk authorities agreed to the “Immortal regiment” on the Victory Day in the capital of Belarus. About the Agency “Sputnik Belarus” said the head of the organization “young Russia” Sergey Lusch.
According to him, he met with Chairman of the Minsk city Executive Committee Andrei Shorets and the parties “have come to full mutual understanding”. The action will take place, but will pass with minor changes. “The collection of participants of procession will be held from nine until ten in the morning on the platform at the Belarusian state Philharmonic in Minsk. Then we on the pavements will reach the Victory square, go through the checkpoints and will join Republican action “Belarus remembers”,” — said he.
7 may it became known that Minsk city Executive Committee refused the organizers of the “Immortal regiment” in March. The authorities explained this by the fact that “there are similar promotions: “Belarus remembers”, “They fought for the Motherland”, when the pioneers are the portraits of the heroes of the great Patriotic war.”
The action “Immortal regiment” on may 9 held in the cities of Russia and several foreign countries. The demonstrators are holding photos of their relatives who fought against the Nazis in the great Patriotic war.
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