Nur-Sultan celebration in the Victory Day began with the laying flowers to the Eternal flame. The ceremony was attended by President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. The celebration was attended by the correspondent channel “WORLD 24” Gulmira Zhanzakova.
At the Monument to defenders of the Fatherland in the early morning greeted the veterans. In the capital of Kazakhstan there were only 71 people. Each personally brought by taxi and walked to the Eternal flame under the sounds of military songs and a March presidential orchestra.
To honor the memory of the victims came from Ministers and deputies, representatives of embassies, as well as residents and guests of the capital.
In a flower-laying ceremony took part the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
Today, Nur-Sultan planned a lot of activities, including athletics relay race devoted to Victory Day, and for the fifth time there will pass the action “Immortal regiment”. The celebration will complete with bright fireworks at 22:00 local time. Residents and guests of the capital will be able to observe it from two points – the embankment of the Yesil river, also in the “Triathlon Park”.
Tokayev congratulated his compatriots on Victory Day and said that the sacred duty of the people of Kazakhstan not to forget the lessons of the great Patriotic war.