Trip to Pskov Region
Vladimir Putin took part in the events commemorating the soldiers of the 6th Paratroop Company who died heroically in the Argun Gorge in 2000 while carrying out a counter-terrorism operation. Later the President attended a memorial concert in honour of the fallen paratroopers.
The President met with the families of the soldiers killed in the unequal battle and also spoke with Young Army members who are helping implement The Road of Memory project in Pskov.
The Supreme Commander-in-Chief also conducted a ceremonial review of the 104th Guards Airborne Regiment of the 76th Guards Air Assault Division.