Russian border guards took up the Baton of Victory in Kolyma

Kolyma took the Baton of Victory. Memorial marathon in honor of the 75th anniversary of the defeat of fascism was organized by the Russian border guards, reports GTRK “Magadan”.

the Cup, which symbolizes the integrity of the Kolyma guards met today in the Park of Victory. Participants of solemn procession, which was attended by representatives of regional, city authorities and security officials, laid flowers to the “memory Node”.

Sergei Mikhailov, chief of service in Magadan PU of FSB of Russia in the Eastern Arctic district, said: “Our multinational people, who made the immortal feat of the salvation of the Fatherland, fought for the freedom of the country. Wherever they lived today, the veterans should know that here in Russia we highly value their fortitude, courage, loyalty.”

the Governor of the Magadan region Sergey Nosov added that the guards – those defenders who are in a distant 41st, took the first blow of the enemy. They first showed an example of courage and heroism, bravely defending the borders of our country, — concluded the head of the region.

Text: GTRK “Magadan”