Devoted to the 69th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War marching in review of parade squads, military and retro-equipment happened at Theatre Square. Kuban Governor Alexander Tkachev and Krasnodar Head Vladimir Evlanov took part in the ceremony.
Heads of enterprises and establishments, teachers and doctors, workers of culture and arts, commercial workers, employers in sphere of housing and public utilities, totally 80 women were invited to ceremonial reception held in city’s administration.
About five hundred citizens – combat veterans, students of city’s universities and secondary specialized colleges, Cossacks, pupils and leaders of public organizations of the city came to Heroes Square to pay the tribute to the memory of fallen in the Great Patriotic War.
Today veterans of the Great Patriotic War and armed forces, military servicemen of Krasnodar garrison, representatives of Cossacks and youth organizations gathered in concert hall of regional philharmonic.
Thousands believers attended all-night vigil in temples of Kuban capital. Together they prayed and exulted over the bright festival of Christmas. Holiday sacred service was held by metropolitan of Yekaterinodar and Kuban Isidor in the main Krasnodar temple St. Catherine’s Cathedral.