10 July 2012, Tuesday, 14:17
author: Timur Rakhmatullin | photo: Oleg Yarovikov
Solemn meeting, devoted to the 90th anniversary from the birth date of the twice Hero of the Soviet Union, legendary pilot Musa Gareev, has taken place in Ufa Victory Park. The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov, the chairman of the State Council-Kurultay-RB Constantine Tolkachev, the Prime-Minister of the Government RB Azamat Ilimbetov, relatives of the Hero, representatives of the Military Commissariat RB, veterans of war and labor, students of military schools and pupils of military-patriotic clubs have taken part in the ceremony. After playing the hymns of Russia and Bashkortostan the President RB Rustem Khamitov has laid flowers on the grave of Musa Gareev. All participants of the meeting have honored the Hero’s memory with the minute of silence.