Moscow. May 26. INTERFAX.RU — Wednesday, June 24, when in Moscow and other cities will host the Victory parade, it is planned to announce a day, have informed “Interfax” a source familiar with preparations for the event.

Earlier Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered to start preparations for the Victory Parade to be held on June 24.

“We’ll do it June 24 — the day when in 1945 took place the historic parade of the winners, when on red square were the soldiers who fought at Moscow and defended Leningrad, fought at Stalingrad, liberated Europe, who took Berlin by storm,” — said Putin during a working meeting with defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, which was held in videoconference mode.

the President ordered to provide “the most stringent safety requirements for the preparation and conduct of the parade”.

Previously, the Victory Parade has been postponed due to the spread of coronavirus. Victory Day in Russian cities were organized aviaparade.