In Moscow unveiled an updated Arc de Triomphe. The ceremony was dedicated to the victory in the Patriotic War of 1812.
Dmitry Medvedev thanked all the experts involved in the restoration work, and expressed the hope that they will receive awards. After that, the Prime Minister spoke to the restorers. Among the participants of the conversation, and was one of the experts who dealt with the restoration of the arch in 1968. He gave the premiere of the photos of the monument at the time.