Belarus is preparing to celebrate the Independence Day. The central event of the festivities will be the parade of the Minsk garrison, which will begin at 9 pm. About 4000 thousand people will be involved in it. For the first time among the troops will be three units with female soldiers. Among the guests of honor will be color guard detachments from 6 countries. During the aerial routine citizens and guests of Minsk will see Belarusian and Russian modern combat aircraft and helicopters. The festive fireworks in Minsk will begin after 10 pm and will be fired from 6 different positions.