MOSCOW (AP) — Russia held a dress rehearsal on Saturday for the army parade to commemorate Victory Day on Could 9, when the nation marks the defeat of Nazi Germany throughout World Conflict II.
This yr’s Victory Day, which falls on Monday, received’t simply honor a battle that ended 77 years in the past. Many Russians shall be eager about the 1000’s of troops in neighboring Ukraine. Indicators of assist for the army have grown throughout the nation since Feb. 24, with the letter “Z” showing on billboards and indicators within the streets and subways, and on tv and social media.
On Saturday, an RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile rolled by means of Crimson Sq. as a part of the rehearsal in Moscow, with warplanes and helicopters flying overhead, troops marching in formation and self-propelled artillery autos rumbling previous.
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