In Moscow began the procession of «Russian March»

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotoannunci action Russian March in Moscow. November 4, 2018In Moscow began the procession of «Russian March»© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

March «Russian March» began on the North-West of Moscow from the metro station «October field», the event will be held on the streets of Marshal birjuzov and Marshal Vasilevsky, and ended the rally, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the event.

The representative of the Moscow Department of regional security said earlier that three groups of citizens will hold a joint demonstration from 13:30 to 14:30 GMT on streets of Marshal birjuzov and Marshal Vasilevsky metro station «Schukinskaya» and rally from 14:30 to 17:00 MSK on the street Marshal Vasilevsky with the number of participants to five thousand people.

In the heart of the campaign strengthened security measures: at the entrance set the metal detector, progress in these and adjacent streets are limited, and the protection of public order and security police and Regardie.

Since 2005 November 4, Russia celebrates the national unity Day. The celebratory date was established in memory of the events of 1612, when the militia led by Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky liberated Moscow from Polish invaders. Historically this holiday is connected with the end of the time of Troubles in Russia in the XVII century. Russia welcomes the annual celebration of national unity Day mass marches and rallies.

«Russian March» is also traditionally held on 4 November. In 2014, he ended with criminal charges of inciting hatred and enmity.