May 6, 2022: on the eve of the 77th anniversary of Victory, Taganrog City Manager Mikhail Solonitsin, Taganrog City Council President and City Executive Inna Titarenko, deputy of the State Duma Sergey Burlakov and representatives of local authorities laid flowers in front of "The City of Military Glory" Stela. The ceremony brought together veterans, representatives of NGOs, municipal officers, duma deputies and students.
While congratulating the audience with the upcoming holiday, Taganrog City Manager Mikhail Solonitsin recalled the heroic deeds of the participants in the Great Patriotic War, highlighting the importance of historical memory.
In her speech, City Council President and City Executive Inna Titarenko conveyed her congratulations as well: "Victory was won in the spring of 1945, yet it is linked to the present and the future. We have aligned ourselves with the generation of Victors today, defending our right to pursue the path of independence. The notion of the homeland is still sacred for us, it makes us stronger. We are united, since we share one country, one history and one Victory".