Russia’s Putin commemorates victory over Japan in WWII
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Russia’s Putin commemorates victory over Japan in WWII

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin joined Russian veterans on Wednesday for an unusual ceremony commemorating the 1945 victory over Japan to end World War II. The surrender of Japan is not usually celebrated in Russia, but this year is the 70th anniversary and Putin is attending commemorations in China, including a military parade in … Continue reading