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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

On the territory of Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Smolensk, Ivanovo, and Yaroslavl regions, in the places of dislocation of military units and formations of the red banner guards tank army of the Western military district troops took part in all-Russian action “Candle of memory”.

In the night of June 22, exactly at 4 a.m. soldiers daily dress in the sleeping locations lit installed in the Windows candles in memory of the 27 million who died during the great Patriotic war.

In the main temple of the Russian Armed Forces in Alabino, the commander of the guards tank army the General-Lieutenant Sergey Kisel laid flowers at the opening ceremony of the temple and also lighted a candle in token of memory and grief.

In the action participated more than 10 thousand troops guards tank red banner army West.

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