Donetsk: the may 9 Victory day parade
From: Fron News, 09 May 2016, 15:21
(Click to enlarge) From Voice of Novorossia
– “The author’s survey of the posted by team News Front Sasha Shnurov.
Military parade in honor of the 71 th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war took place on 9 may in the capital of the Donetsk people’s Republic.
The parade involved almost 45 units of military equipment, including tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers, self-propelled and towed artillery, anti-aircraft missiles and MRL setting. Along with modern weapons, the technics of WWII.
The front “boxes” around the city were the soldiers of the DPR, the emergency situations Ministry, interior Ministry, and also cadets of military schools with banners and the flag of the DPR.
Has opened parade the Minister of Defence DND, major-General Vladimir Kononov, took the parade the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Alexander Zakharchenko. The celebration took place to the accompaniment of the wind orchestra of the Donetsk Philharmonic society, who performed tunes of the war years.“