The first rehearsal of the Victory Parade will be held in St. Petersburg
10 June 2020
Foot troops will train.
Today, June 10, the first rehearsal of the Victory Parade will be held in St. Petersburg. This was reported by the TV channel "St. Petersburg" with reference to the press service of the Western Military District.
Pedestrian forces take part in the training. It will take place on the territory of the Levashovo training ground.
The second rehearsal will take place tomorrow in Gorelovo. Military equipment will participate in it. The general training is planned on June 17 at Palace Square.
As it is specified, more than 4,000 military servicemen of the Western Military District, employees of law enforcement agencies of the region, cadets of military universities, Suvorov akademy cadets and pupils of Unarme troops will take part in the parade. The parade involves more than 100 units of armored vehicles and 30 aircraft and helicopters. There will be no ships on the Neva this time.
The Victory Parade was postponed due to a pandemic from May 9 to June 24. This day is declared non-working.