This holiday is a symbol of deep respect for the people who passed military service, or life chose a difficult profession of the military, who firmly guards the sovereignty of the homeland, protect the peace for our citizens. To those for whom there is no higher honor than to wear a Russian uniform, Kutuzov quoted the head of state.
“At all times our soldiers faithfully served the Fatherland not sparing themselves, defending their native land, and our people are proud of their resistance, courage and fortitude, honored the exploits of famous generals, officers and soldiers, creators of the really great, legendary victories,” – said Vladimir Putin.
Putin laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in memory of the fallen soldiers
Many of these military triumphs was of crucial importance for other countries and continents, for the whole of world history. That is such a great was the Victory in the great Patriotic war. “In the heavy, bloody battles our soldiers not only drove the aggressors from their land, but also honorably fulfilled your noble liberating mission, helped other countries to become free from occupation from the Nazis and their collaborators”, – said the President. “It is our duty to always remember what the price went to this victory, and we will not allow anyone to erase this heroic page of history, will expose any attempts to distort history, to forget the spirit of the Alliance and our military brotherhood”, – he assured. And for the defenders of Russia strength, valor and nobility of the heroes of the great Patriotic war will always be a worthy example of love of country, loyalty oath and military duty.
“Today, Russia’s security is in safe hands,” stated the Supreme commander. Putin noted the high professionalism and combat capability of the Russian military in the course ofof operations in Syria, which destroyed a large, well-equipped terrorist groups, long lines prevented a great threat to our country. And the Syrians had helped to preserve the country’s sovereignty.
“We will continue to ensure that our army and Navy became more modern, and therefore to strengthen the capacity of strategic forces, to send in all types and kinds of troops with advanced weapons and equipment, including laser, hypersonic systems, high-precision system,” the President said. Many of our weapons have no analogues in the world. “At the same time in a number of promising specimens – which is actually a weapon of the future – we have moved from a test phase for putting them on combat duty in a mode of constant readiness. This, as already mentioned, means that the defense and security of Russia secured in the long term,” he said.
the Main and most solid Foundation of the Armed Forces have always been and remain courageous, loyal to the Fatherland, the people, the real patriots, soldiers and sergeants, officers. “It is the duty of commanders at all levels – not only to know military business, but also to teach, to educate his subordinates, to serve as a sample in all. Not coincidentally always said, “the Officer will teach soldiers will””, – Putin said. “The government appreciates military professionals, and we will continue to create worthy conditions of life and service,” he said.