‘Immortal Regiment’ march held in Beijing, Bishkek and Paris
About 300 people gathered in Beijing’s Chaoyang Park to participate in the ‘Immortal Regiment’ march to commemorate soldiers who had fought or died in World War II, march coordinator Yelena Timofeyeva said.
"We have got convinced that the ‘Immortal Regiment’ helps consolidate ever stronger the residents of both the former USSR and China," TASS cited the coordinator as saying.
"The students of our university already held the ‘Immortal Regiment’ action in the city of Changchun (the administrative center of Jilin Province in north-east China). This year, we have united the efforts with Beijing," she added.
The ‘Immortal Regiment’ march in Bishkek was attended by more than 20 thousand people and by more than 700 people in Paris.