Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky was not invited to Moscow for the parade on June 24, as Ukraine is not part of the CIS, and she has not expressed the desire to share the joy of Victory, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
the Reason for this decision, the representative of the Kremlin has called the fact that “the emphasis is on the renewal of the official invitations to the heads of the CIS States”.
At the same time press Secretary of the President noted that the invitation Zelensky go, reports TASS.
meanwhile, Peskov said that Russia has received the confirmation of the visit to the Victory parade from the leaders of Kazakhstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Serbia and Croatia, reports RIA Novosti.
in addition, according to the representative of the Kremlin, the expected confirmation from other countries “from day to day.”
As reported, on may 26 the President of Russia Vladimir Putin announced that the Victory parade will be held June 24 — the day when took place the historic parade of the winners of 1945.