Odessa residents celebrated the 74th anniversary of the liberation of the city from Nazi forces in the Great Patriotic War, Tuesday. Hundreds of people laid flowers at the Unknown Sailor Monument on the Alley of Glory in Taras Shevchenko park. People marched with banners reading, 'Odessa is a Hero City', chanting songs and shouting, 'Hooray!'. Reportedly, over 1,500 police officers and... Еще representatives of the National Guard were allocated to ensure security at the event. Over 80,000 of Odessa citizens were killed during the Great Patriotic War.