Candles are lit in honor of 27 million who died in the Great Patriotic War and all those who fell in the battles for their homeland every year on the eve of the Day of Remembrance and Sorrow on June 22. This was reported by the press office of the Izhevsk administration in “VKontakte”.
As stated in the message, the action “Svecha pamyati” in the Year of Remembrance and Glory will be held online. Participants can post a photo or video of a lit Memory Candle on their pages on social networks, on the Youtube channel or another channel with the hashtags #СвечаПамяти and # СвечаПамятиИжевск. The town administration urges all residents of Izhevsk to join the rally.