At Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd laid lime alley in the framework of

In the hero-city of Volgograd held the action “Garden of memory”. At the foot of Mamayev Kurgan laid lime alley. Participated the Minister of culture Olga Lyubimova, musicians Yuri Bashmet and Nikolai Rastorguev and activists of the movement “Volunteers of Victory.”

Just the plans to plant 27 million trees in memory of those killed during the great Patriotic war. “Gardens of memory” has already appeared in almost all Russian regions and 50 countries of the world.

during the war Volgograd was called Stalingrad.

one of the most important episodes of world war II. It marked the beginning of radical change in the fight against the Nazis.

In a commemorative event was attended by the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin. Together with the Governor Andrei Bocharov he laid flowers at the memorial on Mamayev Kurgan, the TV channel “Russia 24”.

the Chairman of the state Duma also visited the Saratov oblast. In Engels laid flowers to the monument to Hero of the Soviet Union pilot Marina Raskova. It was established in January of this year at the initiative of and funded by the speaker of the lower house. Volodin also laid flowers at a new memorial complex of the Saratov pilots who died in the war.