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    Putin brushes off Western snub at huge WWII victory parade
    May09

    Putin brushes off Western snub at huge WWII victory parade

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday presided over a huge military parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany, brushing off a snub by Western leaders over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia stages huge military parade, Western leaders boycott
    May09

    Russia stages huge military parade, Western leaders boycott

    Thousands of Russian troops marched across Red Square, tanks rumbled through the streets and jets screamed overhead on Saturday in a huge military parade marking the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany. Western leaders boycotted the parade over Russia’s role in the Ukraine crisis but President Vladimir Putin was joined under the...

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Alexander Zakharchenko Says has released 2 US Aid Workers
    May09

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Alexander Zakharchenko Says has released 2 US Aid Workers

    Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko said Saturday that insurgents had released two US aid workers detained for alleged spying. …read more Source:...

    Russia stages WW2 victory parade, draws rebuke from Ukraine
    May09

    Russia stages WW2 victory parade, draws rebuke from Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Thousands of troops marched across Moscow’s Red Square on Saturday and tanks rumbled through streets to mark the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany, an event boycotted by Western leaders over Russia’s role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Russia displays military might in WWII ‘Victory Day’ parade
    May09

    Russia displays military might in WWII ‘Victory Day’ parade

    Russia on Saturday staged a grand military parade here to commemorate the 70th anniversary of its victory over Nazi Germany in the presence of several world leaders, including President Pranab Mukherjee, even as Western powers boycotted the event due to a standoff over Ukraine. Nearly 10,000 soldiers, including an Indian Army contingent and...

    Russia stages huge military parade, Western leaders boycott
    May09

    Russia stages huge military parade, Western leaders boycott

    MOSCOW – Thousands of Russian troops marched across Red Square, tanks rumbled through the streets and jets screamed overhead on Saturday in a huge military parade marking the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany.Western leaders boycotted the parade over Russia’s role in the Ukraine crisis but President Vladimir Putin was...

    President Vladimir Putin takes swipe at US in Victory Day speech
    May09

    President Vladimir Putin takes swipe at US in Victory Day speech

    Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the Victory Parade marking the 70th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazis in World War II, in Red Square, Moscow, Russia, Saturday, May 9, 2015. (Source: AP photo) Russia showed off new machines of war, including a highly sophisticated tank, on Saturday in the annual Victory Day military parade through...

    Putin hosts huge WWII victory parade amid Western snub
    May09

    Putin hosts huge WWII victory parade amid Western snub

    Russia on Saturday staged a huge military parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany in a conspicuous show of military might amid a standoff with the West over Ukraine.In what is seen as punishment for the Kremlin’s meddling in Ukraine, Western countries led by Russia’s World War II allies are boycotting...

    Putin hosts huge WWII victory parade amid Western snub
    May09

    Putin hosts huge WWII victory parade amid Western snub

    Russia today staged a huge military parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany in a conspicuous show of military might amid a standoff with the West over Ukraine. In what is seen as punishment for the Kremlin’s meddling in Ukraine, Western countries led by Russia’s World War II allies are boycotting the...

    Russia to show off new weapons at WWII victory parade
    May09

    Russia to show off new weapons at WWII victory parade

    MOSCOW: Russia will use the grandiose Red Square parade on May 9, marking 70 years since victory over Nazi Germany in World War II, to show off a range of new weaponry. According to IHS Jane’s Defence Weekly, some of the armoured vehicles on show “represent the biggest change in Russia’s armoured fighting vehicle families since...

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