Russian cosmonauts Sergei Prokopiev, Dmitry Petelin and Andrey Fedyaev from the ISS congratulated the Russians on Victory Day. The video was published on the Telegram channel of the state corporation Roscosmos.
The cosmonauts recalled the need to keep the memory of the participants in the Great Patriotic War. “Let’s preserve and increase the memory of the participants of that terrible time, talking about their heroism through generations!”, The message says. Commemorative events were held in the European Union on the occasion of the Victory Day. So, at the Pere Lachaise cemetery in Paris, the traditional laying of wreaths at the monument to the Russian participants in the French Resistance took place. In the Sofia quarter “Druzhba” (Bulgaria) the action “Garden of Memory” was held, timed to coincide with the Day of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.