VICTORY DAY IN RUSSIAN EMBASSY




News Centre –TDO- Victory Day, the 73rd anniversary of the Soviet Union's defeat of Nazi Germany, was celebrated at the reception at the Russian Embassy in Ankara.

The reception was held at the  Embassy in Ankara at the invitation of the Ankara Embassies of Russia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Speaking at the opening of the reception, Russian Ambassador to Ankara Aleksey Yerhov said, said that they came together for an informal celebration of friendship, saying, "We have been gathered here to commemorate our grand fathers who have won this victory for us."

The reception was attended by representatives of diplomatic missions in Ankara, as well as numerous distinguished guests.