In the Urals celebrated the Day of the tankman

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NIZHNY TAGIL, September 9. /TASS/. Day of the tankman said on Saturday in the Urals. Several thousand residents of the Sverdlovsk region visited the landfill prospector near Nizhny Tagil, which had become the main venue for festive events. In addition to the polygon miner of the festive events were also held in Nizhny Tagil in the square near the Palace of culture.Okuneva and Slavy Square, the correspondent of TASS.

Day tanker entrance to the landfill prospector was limited: to let by pass and invitations. Among guests, mainly families with children, cadets and cadets of military schools. On the ground for them by the group “lube”, and the military showed skills in sniper shooting and tank biathlon.

Bad weather is not a hindrance

In Nizhny Tagil in the morning it was rain, but he did not become a hindrance and a surprise for holiday guests. On the eve of the Day tanker of EMERCOM in the Sverdlovsk region issued a storm warning. According to forecasters, in the coming days in some places in the middle Urals heavy rain alternating with wet snow, lowering the temperature at night in places up to minus 5 degrees.