"Immortal Regiment" in honor of the 73rd anniversary of the Victory Day was held in Aktobe. The action was held for the third year in a row, today about 45 thousand people took part in it. The people of Aktobe came out with portraits of relatives and friends - participants of the Great Patriotic War, workers of the rear to the music and songs of the war years. The first were cadets of the Military Institute of the Air Defense Forces named after T.Begeldinov, carrying portraits of 44 Aktubinsk Heroes of the Soviet Union and full cavaliers of the Order of Glory. A thousand-strong column, accompanied by a military orchestra, started from the square in front of the regional akimat and passed along Abulkhair Khan Avenue to the park of the First President. Here, the theatrical cultural and mass events and concert programs "Mytazim Sizge ardagerler" are organized in front of the "Kazakh Khalyna makulys" stall. Head of the region Berdybek Saparbayev congratulated the Aktobe residents on the holiday. His speech, he began with words of gratitude to veterans for their heroism and heroism, manifested during the war.
- Today we pay tribute to all those who gave us this life, independence and freedom. We must never forget the price at which the victory was won in the most severe and brutal war. Accept the most sincere congratulations and words of gratitude for your courage and steadfastness, "said the oblast akim. He also noted that on behalf of the Head of State NA Nazarbayev special attention is paid to the support of veterans and workers of the rear.
- Being your heirs is not only a high honor, but also a great responsibility. Therefore, it is our duty to surround the attention and care of every veteran. This is our sacred duty to the older generation, "said Saparbayev. The head of the region noted that on the eve of the holiday in Rzhev, Tver region of the Russian Federation, a solemn opening of the memorial complex to the Kazakh soldiers restored by the Aktobe region was held.