View settings

Font size:
Site colours:


Official website of the President of Russia

Документ   /

Amendments to law on days of military glory and memorable dates and law on immortalising the memory of those who died protecting the Fatherland

April 1, 2020

Vladimir Putin signed the Federal Law On Amending Article 2 and 3 of the Federal Law On the Days of Military Glory and Memorable Dates of Russia and Articles 2 and 11 of the Russian Law on Immortalising the Memory of Those who Died Protecting the Fatherland.

In particular, the Federal Law envisages holding an annual nationwide moment of silence on June 22, the Day of Memory and Sorrow, when the Great Patriotic War began in 1941.

April 1, 2020