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    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
    • From the Red Square to Airbase in Syria: Russia Celebrates WII Victory Day
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    RS-24 Yars missile-launching systems during the military parade in Moscow marking the 72nd anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).

    Take a look at how Russian cities celebrate the Victory Day in Sputnik's gallery.

    The Victory Day of the Second World War is the favorite national holiday for many Russians of all ages. Cities across the country are celebrating the Soviet army's victory over Nazi Germany with military parades, fireworks, congratulations of the veterans, as well as marches of the Immortal Regiment, when people take to the streets with images of their ancestors, who had participated in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).

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