Thousands of residents and guests of the capital came to pay tribute to the memory of the heroes of the Great Patriotic War. The immortal regiment stretched for several kilometers in Tiraspol. People with photos of their fathers, grandfathers, great-grandfathers went to the central street of the city to thank them for the Great Victory.
Chairman of the Supreme Council Alexander Shcherba held a portrait of his grandfather in the column of the Immortal Regiment.
All Pridnestrovians were congratulated on May 9 by Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council Galina Antyufeeva. She came to the celebration with a photograph of her grandfather, who was killed in the Great Patriotic War. The place of his burial was searched by the family for many years.
Deputy of the Supreme Council Oleg Bayev told about his relatives who witnessed the Great Patriotic War. According to him, you feel a unity with your ancestors in the column of the Immortal Regiment.
"There is no more important than a holiday than the Victory Day", the deputy of the Supreme Council Sergey Vasilyev is sure. In the column of the Immortal Regiment, he passed with a portrait of his grandfather-front-line soldier.
The mass event "Immortal Regiment" originated in Russia, but every year its geography is expanding, more and more people are gathering. Pridnestrovie has been taking part in the march since 2015. This year, according to preliminary data on the main street of Tiraspol, more than 9,000 people passed with portraits of the heroes of the Great Patriotic War.