Victory Day

Georgian PM congratulates WWII veterans on Victory Day

Georgian PM congratulates WWII veterans on Victory Day

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili on Monday congratulated the “heroic veterans” of World War II on the annual Day of Victory over Fascism, with Government members offering tributes to the servicemembers who gave their lives …

Tokayev congratulates Kazakhstan on Victory Day

Tokayev congratulates Kazakhstan on Victory Day

Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent out a national congratulations. "Dear compatriots! I sincerely congratulate you on Victory Day! May 9 is a special day in the history of our country. It is a day of kneeling …

Russia marks 77th anniversary of Victory Day

Russia marks 77th anniversary of Victory Day

Today, Russia and post-Soviet countries are celebrating one of the most important holidays of the year – Day of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.  The Victory Day will be traditionally celebrated on May 9 in Russian cities …

Russia holds Victory Day Parade on Red Square

Russia holds Victory Day Parade on Red Square

A military parade to commemorate the 77th anniversary of the Soviet Union’s Victory over Nazi Germany in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War began on Moscow’s Red Square. The parade began with the march of the Honor …

Russians tell what Victory Day means to them

Russians tell what Victory Day means to them

According to the results of a survey conducted by the Public Opinion Foundation, every second Russian considers Victory Day a national holiday, and a third is proud of the country. Almost every third Russian (29%) feels proud hearing …

Putin and Bennett discuss situation in Ukraine

Putin and Bennett discuss situation in Ukraine

On Thursday, May 5, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett had a telephone conversation. This is stated in a message posted on the Kremlin website. "The head of the Russian state warmly …

Israel to never abandon May 9 celebrations

Israel to never abandon May 9 celebrations

Israeli Ambassador to Russia Alexander Ben Zvi said that his country will never give up the celebration of May 9th. "This will never happen in Israel. This is an official holiday for us, enshrined in law. There are many veterans in …

Russia marks Victory Day (photo report)

Russia marks Victory Day (photo report)

Today Russia and countries of the post-Soviet space mark one of the main days in a year – the Victory Day. Commemorative events took place in the city of Military Glory Maloyaroslavets, as well as in the Ilyinsky Front where in October …

Russia holds Victory Day Parade on Moscow’s Red Square

Russia holds Victory Day Parade on Moscow’s Red Square

A military parade to commemorate the 76th anniversary of the Soviet Union’s Victory over Nazi Germany in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War began on Moscow’s Red Square, TASS reports.  The parade began with the march of …