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09.05.2017 - 05: 23

Daughter Kantariya head the procession of "Immortal regiment" in Athens

The daughter of the Hero of the Soviet Union Meliton Kantaria, hoisted the Victory Banner over the Reichstag in May 1945 years Tsiala Kantariya Tuesday will head the procession of "Immortal regiment" in the center of Athens, the head of the Russian Center of Science and Culture Alexander Khomenko.

"I met with tial Melitonovnoy and offered to lead the procession of" Immortal regiment "in Athens. She agreed and will be in the column headed ", - quotes him RIA" Novosti ".

Daughter Kantariya Tsiala recent years, lives in Greece.

The action "Immortal Regiment" will be held in eight cities of Greece. In Athens, the procession will begin in 19.00 from the Russian Embassy Church.

The report in the Russian Center of Science and Culture Facebook said that the Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Hieronymus II blessed event 9 May on the occasion of the Victory Day celebrations. The Archbishop also expressed his desire to take part in the "Open Microphone" 9 May 18.30 in the Russian church of the Holy Trinity before building the "Immortal regiment."

Immortal regiment march will end in Zappion central park, where will be held a gala concert with the participation of the brass band of the Air Force of Greece Ministry of Defense and the choir of the municipality of Athens. Before the concert on a giant screen will broadcast the Victory Parade from Red Square. big fireworks will be held at the end of the concert.

Recall, held around the world in the last days of the campaign "Immortal regiment." The most massive march "Immortal regiment" is scheduled in Moscow on May 9. The column will move in 15.00 from "Dinamo" metro station to the Kremlin.

A source: LOOK

Author: Olga Nikitina

Tags: Greece, 9 May, Victory Day, Events, Community