The inauguration of the President may 7, will be held according to the established scenario
The inauguration ceremony of the President in the position will start may 7 at 12:00 GMT.
MOSCOW, may 6. /TASS/. The inauguration ceremony of the President of the Russian Federation office on 7 may will be held on the already established, traditional scenario. About the main points in the eve of the inauguration, in an interview with TASS said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.
“From the beginning of the ceremony, the President will leave office (in the First building of the Kremlin) in the Grand Kremlin Palace”, — said Peskov. After arriving at BKD elected head of state will be held in the Suite of rooms through Georgievsky and Alexandrovsky in St. Andrew, where will take the oath.
“After that the President will be out in the Red porch of the Grand Kremlin Palace to the Cathedral square where will take place the show of the parade of the Kremlin regiment,” continued the spokesman. Then in the Annunciation Cathedral of the Kremlin will be held a brief service, he added.
“During this ceremony the guests invited to the inauguration, will be placed not only in the halls of the Grand Kremlin Palace, but the Cathedral square,” — said Peskov. “For the ceremony, in particular, invited and confidants of the President, and representatives of various movements and organizations who helped the President in his work and during the election campaign,” he said.
The inauguration ceremony of the President in the position will start may 7 at noon.
During the next presidential elections, held on 18 March 2018, won by incumbent President Vladimir Putin. According to the Constitution, after the inauguration of may 7, he will be eligible to work in this position for six years, i.e. until 7 may 2024.