Victory Day

Russia observes Victory Day with a dramatic military parade.
As we remember those who gave their all to ensure our freedoms and liberties, let us also guard against clever appropriations of the memory of blood and sacrifice for political ends.
MOSCOW -- Putin's goal was to convince average Russians to equate the nearly holy war against fascism with the regime's current escapade in Ukraine. Kremlin spin doctors have been reinforcing that association for months with a constant torrent of claims that Ukraine is besieged with "fascist sentiment," which is attempting to justify Hitler's atrocities.
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Victory Day marks the end of the Great Patriotic War after Germany's surrender to the Soviet Union in 1945.
At the "Victory Day" parade in Moscow's Req Square, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Soviet forces had saved Europe
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The tradition has been given extra fanfare by President Vladimir Putin -- an ardent nationalist whose patriotic fervour has
What America owes Vietnam it can never repay, though there are many Americans in the U.S. and Vietnam today, including veterans, who are striving mightily and in myriad ways to contribute to the physical and spiritual healing process.