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More Than 700 Foreigners to Take Part in Victory Parade in Moscow

"It is planned to attract ten squadrons with a total number of 732 people from the countries that have confirmed their participation in the parade," he told the Russian Defence Ministry board


MOSCOW, April 24, (TASS) - More than 700 foreign military men will take part in the parade in Moscow to mark the 70th anniversary of the Allied Victory in the World War II, Commander-in-Chief of Russian Ground Forces Colonel General Oleg Salyukov said on Friday.

"It is planned to attract ten squadrons with a total number of 732 people from the countries that have confirmed their participation in the parade," he told the Russian Defence Ministry board.

<figcaption>A rehearsal of the upcoming 9 May Victory Day Parade | Photo: ©Sergei Savostyanov, TASS</figcaption>
A rehearsal of the upcoming 9 May Victory Day Parade | Photo: ©Sergei Savostyanov, TASS

Salyukov added that foreign squadrons would arrive at the Alabino military training grounds near Moscow to begin preparation for the parade and would leave Russia on May 10.


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