16 April 2010, Friday, 16:11

St George ribbon action starts in Bashkortostan

author: Elmira Sabirova | photo: Elena Ledyaykina

The action “St George Ribbon” started in Bashkortostan. The Ministry of youth policy, sport and tourism RB reports 25 thousand ribbons have already been delivered for the Ministry. The ribbons will be distributed among enterprises, organizations and educational institutions. Specialists of the Ministry already started distributing the ribbons in Ufa. It should be noted this action is annual.

“The ribbons we distribute are stuck to clothes, car antennas and therefore people as if get in touch with the feat, thus saying they are together with the heroes” – specialists of the Ministry of youth policy, sport and tourism RB explain – “And the black-yellow ribbon – the color of the St George Order and the Fame Order – represent the real live symbol of the Victory Day and millions of people all over the world, putting the ribbons on, thus express their great thanks to the veterans of the Great Patriotic War and the pride for their deed”.