Dmitry Kobylkin again launched the patriotic project “The Victory Banner” in Yamal
9:11 22 февраля 2018
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The solemn event dedicated to the start of the Yamal patriotic project “The Victory Banner” took place in Salekhard. The governor of Yamal Dmitry Kobylkin and the chairman of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal Sergey Yamkin, the head of the administration of Salekhard Ivan Kononenko participated in it.
Dmitry Kobylkin notes that the patriotic project “The Victory Banner” has been gaining momentum for three years on the whole territory of Russia, and Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug is not an exception in this case. The banner, the symbol, the reminder of those difficult years of the Great Patriotic War will fly in the head of all columns on the 9th of May in all towns and districts of the region.
Every year more and more people of Yamal come together around this project on the territory of the Autonomous Okrug.
«Today the country is going through difficult times; many people are trying to rewrite history. The leadership of the country is doing everything to ensure that our country would be free, and we would have the opportunity to enjoy the clear bright sky above”, as the head of the region said.
Dmitry Kobylkin is sure that wonderful young people live in the region; they value and remember everything that was endured by soldiers on the territory of the country and beyond.
“Today these heroic deeds that take place not only on the territory of our country but also beyond its borders — in Syria confirm that decent young people live in the region and the country”, as he said.
The participants of the action made a copy of the Victory Banner, which was given to young army cadets – representatives of “Young Army” (the All-Russia «Young Army» National Military Patriotic Social Movement Association).
Simultaneously with Salekhard the action was started in Priuralskiy, Krasnoselkoup and Nadymskiy districts. Copies of the Victory Banner will be made in all municipalities as well as patriotic events will be conducted within the project.
The project was dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazi troops by the Soviet troops in the Battle of Stalingrad. It is fulfilled for patriotic educating of young people, establishing of continuity of generations, informing of the society about historical events of the Great Patriotic War.
Copies of the Victory Banner from Yamal will go to St. Petersburg, Moscow, Volgograd and Sevastopol and also to compatriots abroad.