– Immortal regiment” this year will be held online. To become a participant of the March, you must register on the website or one of the affiliate sites.

Told that the flowers to war memorials and the graves of the frontline friends instead of veterans, which is now absolutely impossible to get out of the house, lay at their request volunteers. The mayor noted that no restrictions because of the coronavirus will not be able to take away the festive mood on Victory Day. Reminded that the defense Ministry will carry on the tradition of fireworks:

– But, unfortunately, this year it will be held only in order to broadcast it on television. The observation deck will be closed. Too much risk of infection at the crowd of people. In grocery stores, pharmacies, filling stations and other operating points the volunteers will be handing out the ribbons. Congratulations with the Victory Day will sound in the Moscow subway.

a Strict domestic regimen, according to him, it will not hurt to congratulate the veterans.

-This mission was taken on by volunteers. Since may 6th, they call up the veterans and home front workers. On the eve of Victory Day, the disabled and war veterans will receive a special gift – a tablet with voice control function containing your favorite movies and songs about the war and the broadcast of the Victory Parade.

Flowers will be laid at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the monument to Georgy Zhukov at the Manege square, to the monument at the Poklonnaya Gora, the monument to the Defenders of the sky, the Militia, and Front-line drivers, Solovetsky sea cadets, Military physicians, Juvenile prisoners of fascism and dozens of other memorials in the capital.

With regret, the mayor said that the saddest thing for veterans is the inability to go to a traditional meeting of fellow soldiers. Tried to comfort them:

– to the extent possible, for all interested veterans will be organized a video conference via Skype, Zoom and WhatsApp.

Sobyanin added that in addition to the holiday television, in Moscow on may 9 there will be dozens of online exhibitions, concerts and lectures museums, theatres, concert halls and parks of the capital. And turning to the soldiers, the mayor wrote: “Dear friends, despite the holiday, I beg you in the coming days to stay home. But when the pandemic will recede, we will go out to the streets of Moscow to once again celebrate a national holiday – the Day of Victory in the great Patriotic war. Happy holidays, friends! With the anniversary of the Victory!”