The number of participants in the military-patriotic movement "Yunarmiya" has reached 1 million
KUBINKA / Moscow region /, December 5. / TASS /. The millionth participant joined the ranks of the Yunarmiya movement at a ceremony at the walls of the Memory Road museum complex in Kubinka, a TASS correspondent reports.
A resident of Podolsk, Arseny Babashov, became the millionth member of the movement. Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation - Head of the Main Military-Political Directorate of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, Hero of Russia, Colonel-General Gennady Zhidko took the solemn oath of the Young Army soldier from him.
"I congratulate you on joining the all-Russian military-patriotic movement Yunarmiya. Created on the initiative of the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Hero of Russia, General of the Army Shoigu, our movement continues to grow," the deputy minister said.
As Nikita Nagorny, the chief of the General Staff of the Yunarmiya and Olympic champion, who took part in the event, noted that the Yunarmeys took the oath not only in front of their comrades, but also in the face of history itself and the memory of its glorious warriors. “I assure you, this is just the beginning. The country has someone to be proud of,” he commented on the entry into the movement of the millionth youth army soldier.
“The very ceremony of joining the ranks of the Youth Army was an extremely exciting and important event, I was proud to become a part of the movement. Now, to this was added a feeling of great responsibility because I, it turns out, is a millionth Youth Army soldier. I will carry it with honor and pride. this is a high title ", - shared his impressions Arseny Babashov himself.
All-Russian youth military-patriotic movement "Yunarmiya" was created in 2016 at the initiative of the Ministry of Defense and with the support of the President of Russia. The main task of the movement is patriotic education, as well as the physical, intellectual and social development of young people.