the Veterans who received an invitation to the Victory parade in Moscow, quarantined, confirmed press-Secretary President Dmitry Peskov. Earlier, Bloomberg reported, citing sources, that the quarantine will be placed about 80 veterans, to strengthen the security of the President.

“Indeed, a number of veterans who will be (at the parade.—”B”), they are quarantined. These are sanatoria, rest homes. Are they in excellent conditions, — said Peskov told reporters. According to him, first and foremost is the health care of veterans, “because they are there together, they will communicate with each other”.

“it is Very important to take every precaution,” said the press Secretary. Dmitry Peskov added that it is also the opportunity for veterans to obtain additional medical care.

Recall the Victory parade in connection with the coronavirus will be held June 24 — day historical parade in 1945. Before the pandemic invitations were sent to heads of many States. The Kremlin said that now the invitations are sent only while the CIS heads of state and other guests will be addressed “by the situation.”