USU students and teachers join the festive procession on National Unity Day
The column of the flagship university has become one of the biggest at the procession. Governor Sergey Morozov, representatives of national-cultural ethnic groups, members of public organizations, veterans and youth movements, members of trade unions, representatives of enterprises, students of secondary vocational schools and universities, representatives of state authorities, political parties, deputies of the Legislative Assembly and City Duma participated in the march.
participants of the procession passed from the square of the 30th anniversary
of Victory to Lenin Square, where the rally and the ceremony of raising the
national flag were held.
“National Unity Day embodies our centuries-old national idea, which consists in striving for unity and fraternal union of all people, generations and peoples living in the territory of vast Russia. More than one hundred peoples live in the Ulyanovsk region, and we are making every effort to preserve peace, harmony and good neighborly relations. We declared 2019 as the Year of National Unity in the region. It is the unity and great love for the Motherland that are the guarantee of all modern and future success of the residents of the Ulyanovsk region and Russia. Today there is another big holiday in the country - the Day of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, which more than once united the defenders of the country. I congratulate all the residents of the Ulyanovsk region on these great holidays, wish peace and kindness to every home, every family, and further success in creative work for the benefit of our great and small Motherland, ”said Governor Sergey Morozov.