In Ekaterinburg have lighted the Victory Starthe Solemn action “ memory Fire “ started in the sabbatical evening near UrGU (present UrFU). Here has gathered about two and a half thousand persons - students of the Ural high schools. The column of youth with candles in hands has moved from university aside plotinki. There they were greeted by veterans of the Great Patriotic War.
after a part of participants of operations the crowd which has gathered on quay, has blown up an applause, shouts " were distributed; hurrah! “
a huge red five-pointed star on the river, near the bridge, have established the day before. There has come the important point of evening: from a boat to a star set fire. In total have lighted five fires. And each of them had certain value: exploit, trouble, courage, heroic work.
- Sverdlovsk during war was a smithy where forged all for front, - the assistant to the mayor Michael Matveev has noticed.
In honour of the lost heroes on water have lowered a wreath. The last on a star victory fire has flashed. And then for veterans and all other visitors of a feast have arranged grandiose fireworks.
ceremony already more close by the night Has terminated. The next salute waited ekaterinburzhtsev next day, on May, 9th.
BY THE WAY
Except Ekaterinburg, the action “ memory Fire “ has passed in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Volgograd and Brest.