the decree of the head of state said that the parade in Moscow and other cities of Russia will begin at 10 a.m., on the 22 hours of the scheduled artillery salute. Separately, Putin instructed the defense Ministry to determine the venue of the military parade and artillery salute.
may 9 parade was not held due epidemiological situation in the country in connection with the spread of the novel coronavirus. Instead of the usual parades in Russian cities have been aircraft.
there was also a few remote and online-actions was also held traditional Victory Day fireworks. Later, the President said that the Victory parade will be held June 24.
In recent days in Russia have revealed 8572 new cases of infection with coronavirus. New infections detected in 84 regions of the country. Most new infections in Moscow (2332), Moscow region (773), and St. Petersburg (369).
Died of 232 people with a confirmed diagnosis, recovered — 8264 patient. The total number of infected in Russia since the beginning of the pandemic exceeded 387 million.