Came to the capital of Russia, the head of the Ministry of defense of Brazil Jacques Wagner called the error the refusal of European leaders to attend the Victory parade in the Russian capital and was told that the head of Brazil to the last expected person to participate in the Moscow celebrations.
for the celebrations in the Russian capital of profit leader of the CIS countries, China, India, South Africa and some other countries, Britain was represented by the grandson of Winston Churchill, Italy and France the head of the foreign Ministry, Germany's Ambassador in the Russian capital.
"I think it's a mistake. Need to find a closer relationship. Visit here in order to honor the parade could make the basis for subsequent settlement of the issues in Ukraine. I own persona rather wished to come here. Come to consensus at the expense of convergence, but not at the expense of swearing and the creation of taboos, " said Wagner in conversation with the Agency.
He also said that the head of Brazil Dilma Rousseff planned to attend the parade and up to the previous Friday did not leave the hope that you will be able to fly, but not out." the leader Dilma very wanted to come, to be present here and to honor the date of the 70th anniversary of the Victory Day. Unfortunately so happened that she had to attend a wedding very close to her, Dr. Kalil, her doctor, " said the Minister. According to his statement, Rousseff sent a personal appeal To President Putin, which I gave to the Brazilian Ambassador in Russia, she asked that I as the head of the Ministry of defence was represented by her here."
The Minister also revealed that starting this year in celebration of the end of the Second World war in Brazil raise among other Russian flag.
"the lack of the Russian flag (parades and monuments of the Second World war) was a great injustice To the Russian people who sacrificed the lives of over 25 million people