Tadić expected to attend Moscow parade

MOSCOW -- Leaders of more than 15 countries will attend the Moscow Victory Day parade on May 9, said reports.

Serbian President Boris Tadić is expected to be among them, it has been announced in Moscow.

According to head of the Economic Department of the administration of the Russian President, Vladimir Kozin, the parade organization is in progress and leaders of Germany, France, Greece, Italy, Serbia, China, Slovenia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Vietnam, Latvia, Slovakia, Estonia, as well as the Council of Europe secretary general, are expected to attend the parade.

Kozin also said that the presidents of the United States of America, Ukraine, Belorus and British prime minister will not come to Moscow, the RIA Novosti news agency reported.

After the parade, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is scheduled to hold a reception at Kremlin for the World War II veterans, the agency said.