almost immediately upon its completion, academician-Secretary of the Department of history and Philology, Russian Academy of Sciences Valery Tishkov has announced on his page in Facebook that the Commission of the Russian Academy of Sciences gave a positive opinion on 33 cities that have submitted their applications.

the names of another thirteen or over twenty, already named head of state, academician Tishkov failed, but said quite firmly that “next year will be a replenishment.” Moreover, the President accepted the recommendations, and the scientists and all who were involved in the preparatory work and thanked.

According to “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”, which confirmed the structures of the RAS, among those who applied for the assignment of the honorary title “City of valor”, but in the top twenty were not included, was (quote alphabetically) Barnaul, Kamensk-Uralsky (Sverdlovsk oblast), Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Krasnoyarsk, Perm, Severodvinsk (during the war and up to 1957 inclusive – Molotovsk).

several experts called Vladimir and Kovrov of the Vladimir region and Vyatka (formerly Kirov) and the Kuznetsk, Penza region. Although Russian cities, whose residents have made a special contribution to the victory over the enemy, much more. But all this competition has its own selection conditions. To confirm the specific contribution should be given the documents and evidence, e.g. on the award of cities and enterprises of the city passing Red banner of the State defense Committee. As well as information on awarding of workers of these enterprises the state awards for feats of labor.

the General steps for obtaining the title “City of labor merit” is defined by the recently adopted Federal law. In addition, a presidential decree established that the honorary title will be awarded once a year, on the eve of May 1.

during the war on the territory of factory No. 402, as was originally called “Sevmash”, has been deployed uninterrupted production of military and civilian products. For the program execution of the defense order in 1944, the company was awarded with the Red banner of the State defense Committee. The plant is one of the leading in the industry. For selfless labor 457 workers received national awards. Two workers who fought on the front, awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union.

Therefore, the company supported the initiative of Council of veterans and city administration on the award of the Severodvinsk, the title of “City of labor valor”. The required documents were timely submitted for consideration of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Received positive expert opinion.