Geza Andreas von Geir
(Photo: Mikhail Tereshchenko / TASS)
Representatives of Germany will not be at the Victory parade in Moscow on 24 June, said German Ambassador to Russia géza Andreas von Geir in an interview NEWS.ru.
“If I understand correctly, in this special the pandemic year, the parade will be a special circle of foreign guests. While the exact information we received, but I currently assume that Germany will not” — said von Geir.
The Victory parade will not be able to visit the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly BerdimuhamedovPrime Ministers of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan and, Shinzo Abethe President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman.
In mid-April Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the postponement of the parade, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, because of the situation with the spread of the coronavirus in the country. In late may, the President called a new date — June 24. This day will be inoperative.