The famous Russian TV presenter Dmitry Shepelev shared with fans his views on the celebration of Victory Day. His statement demanded a negative reaction from followers.
On his Instagram account, he dedicated an entire post to celebrating Victory Day. Dmitry noted that on this day it is not at all ceremonial to approach, as if he considers the anniversary of the Great Victory a pretext for turning. Shepelev also does not like the demonstration of military force in honor of May 9.
He added that the century believed that this day should be a reminder of the horrors of war, a warning and a day of remembrance of human courage and the memory of millions of those who died.
Fans criticized him for such words and reminded him that in addition to Victory Day there is also June 22 – the Day of Remembrance and Sorrow. And to celebrate May 9 as if one should be actually a parade, the sighters wrote to him in the comments.